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CRL gathers and provides information here about publishers, aggregators, preservation services, and other organizations that host, publish, and maintain digital resources of interest to the CRL community.  This information is intended to inform library decisions on investment in electronic resources and related services.

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BioOne

Provides a full-text database collection of 179 peer-reviewed scientific journals and books in the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences.

Updated: Sep 18, 2015 3:23pm

Bloomberg L.P.

Provides financial software tools such as an analytics and equity trading platform, data services and news to financial companies and organizations through the Bloomberg terminal (via its Bloomberg Professional Service).

Updated: Oct 23, 2014 2:31pm

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Bloomsbury Publishing is an independent publishing house established in 1986 and based in London. It has offices in London, New York, Sydney and New Delhi.

In 2015 its divisions included Bloomsbury Academic and Professional, Bloomsbury Information, Bloomsbury Adult Publishing and Bloomsbury Children's Publishing. Bloomsbury USA is a  U.S.-based sunbsidiary.

Updated: Feb 14, 2015 7:00pm

BMI Research

BMI Research (formerly known as Business Monitor International) is a research firm that provides economic data and analysis.

Updated: Dec 3, 2015 3:45pm

Booth School of Business

The University of Chicago's Booth School of Business is a graduate business school that promotes and disseminates research through its centers and institutes. 

Updated: Oct 27, 2016 2:15pm

Bridgeman Art Library

Bridgeman Art Library works with museums, galleries, collections and artists to provide a resource of art and archive footage for reproduction to professionals.

Updated: Oct 1, 2015 5:56pm

Brill

Brill is an independent publishing company, founded in 1683.  Based in Leiden, with offices in Leiden and Boston, Brill publishes journals, new books, and reference works in the humanities, social sciences, international law and (to a lesser extent) science.  In addition, Brill is a provider of primary source materials online and on microform for researchers in the humanities and social sciences. Brill imprints include Brill, IDC, Nijhoff Brill (formerly Martinus Nijhoff), Rodopi Brill, Hes & De Graaf, and Hotei Publishing.

Updated: Mar 23, 2016 2:50pm

British Geological Survey

The British Geological Survey (BGS) is a geological survey that focuses on public-good science for government, and research to understand earth and environmental processes. BGS is the UK's provider of objective and authoritative geoscientific data, information, and knowledge to help society: use its natural resources responsibly, manage environmental change, and be resilient to environmental hazards. 

Updated: Oct 4, 2016 1:16pm

Bureau van Dijk Publishing Ltd

Publisher of business information, specialise in private company data combined with software for searching and analysing companies.

Updated: Oct 1, 2015 5:56pm

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Cairn France

Cairn, a limited public company based in Liege, Beligium, offers scholarly publications in the French language in the humanities and social sciences online. Cairn provides access to journals and ebooks from French, Belgian and Swiss publishers, and has offices in Liege and in Paris, France.

Updated: Sep 17, 2015 10:57am

Cambridge Journals

Publishes peer-reviewed academic journals containing the latest research from a broad sweep of subject areas, Cambridge journals are accessible in print and online.

Updated: Oct 1, 2015 5:56pm

Cambridge University Press

Cambridge University Press is both an academic and educational publisher. It is a department of the University of Cambridge.

Updated: Oct 1, 2015 5:56pm

Canadiana.org

Canadiana.org is a non-profit organization that works together with partners (including Library and Archives Canada)  to present Canada's documentary heritage content online. The organization acts as a coordinator, facilitator and advocate for digitization initiatives, and provides access services and preservation infrastructure. Canadiana is membership alliance governed by a volunteer Board of Directors made up of  scholars and representatives of major Canadian university libraries and other memory institutions.  

Updated: Nov 23, 2014 2:00pm

Cans Legal Information

A registered charity in England and Wales making low-cost legal information available to the general public.

Updated: Oct 1, 2015 5:56pm

Casalini Libri

Casalini Libri is an European library supplier specializing in Italian, Spanish, French, Porteguese and Greek publications, and databases

Updated: Aug 30, 2016 5:16pm

Catalist

Catalist is a provider of voter database and analytic tools. 

Updated: Jan 10, 2017 4:37pm

CB Insights

CB Insights is a financial data provider.  They also provide data-driven reports and analysis on privately and publicly owned companies.

Updated: Sep 3, 2014 12:18pm

CEDROM-SNi

CEDROM-SNi is a Canadian aggregator of newspaper, magazine, and television content.

Updated: Oct 27, 2014 2:56pm

Cengage Learning

Cengage Learning is an educational content, technology, and services company for the higher education and K-12, professional and library markets. Cengage Learning's higher education product lines include learning solutions such as MindTap, and engagement services such as curriculum development and course redesign. The company's library and research products are managed through Gale (formerly part of Thomson Learning). 

Cengage Learning employs more than 5,500 people in 20 countries, and its annual revenue is approximately $1.5 billion.

Updated: Oct 1, 2015 5:56pm

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Center for Disease Control and Prevention is the major operating component of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 

Updated: Sep 8, 2016 11:12am

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