In Reference ...
Major Companies Database Now Discounted
SilverPlatter Information is offering
academic libraries a 35 percent discount off the regular price of Major Companies
Database, published by Graham and Whiteside, if libraries subscribe to this new
offering right now. The database provides in-depth information on more than 70,000
companies in more than 180 countries outside North American. Libraries can obtain it
at an even lower price with their BCR discount.
$5,906 from BCR
($6,057 list price)
Major Companies, Arab World and SubSaharan Africa
$1,391 from BCR
($1,427 list price)
Major Companies, Europe including Western, Eastern & CIS
$2,306 from BCR
($2,365 list price)
Major Companies, Far East, Australia, SW Asia
$1,759 from BCR
($1,804 list price)
Major Companies, Latin America and the Caribbean
$761 from BCR
($780 list price)
SilverPlatter Reduces ATLA Religion
SilverPlatter has reduced the price of the ATLA Religion Database by 10 percent. All
new sales and renewals will now pay this lower price. Libraries ordering the 10-year
file don't have to pay the backfile fee.
ECONLIT Price to Increase
SilverPlatter is increasing the price of ECONLIT monthly/quarterly by 3.5 percent as
of July 1. Also as of July 1, user bands 5-8 and 9-12 are being consolidated into one
user band of 5+ users.
SilverPlatter Adds New Databases
SilverPlatter is making three new databases available on the web and on CD-ROM.
- Wilson Art Retrospective, H.W. Wilson, will be available in two phases --
1972-1984 and 1929-1971. Buyers will receive both releases for a one-time
sign up fee.
- Wilson Short Story Index Electronic Edition is the electronic version of the
print standard Short Story Index, an index to short stories written in or
translated into English that have appeared in collections and selected
- Wilson OmniFile Full Text Select covers business, humanities, science and
social sciences journals, Readers' Guide Abstracts and core journals in
disciplines such as art, architecture, engineering, library and information
sciences. Coverage is from January 1994 to the present, updated monthly.
SilverPlatter Revises Web Site
SilverPlatter Information has launched a new corporate web site:
www.silverplatter.com. It features online technical support, easy-to-navigate menus,
enhanced database collections with keyword searching and a site map.
To subscribe to any reference database, contact BCR's Jim Hensinger
or Karen Graham.