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Monday, 16th June 2014

ProQuest and the Royal Society of Medicine Launch 2014 Edition of The Annual Register

By Africa S. Hands

From ProQuest:

The Annual Register is a key source for historical research and current affairs reference. Now in its 255th year of unbroken publication, the book created by Edmund Burke in 1758 continues to inform, entertain, and record the events of the year in a crisp and lucid style. Last year, the book was made available as an ebook, along with the traditional hardcopy format.

The ebook format of The Annual Register is available through ProQuest’s ebooks business ebrary®, and can be ordered individually through perpetual archive and patron-driven acquisition models, or as part of the scholarly Academic Complete™ subscription collection. As an ebook, The Annual Register is accessible on any web-enabled device, with mobile apps for iOS and Android.

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