2014 Sponsors

Ex Libris

About Ex Libris

Ex Libris is a leading provider of automation solutions for academic, national, and research libraries. Offering the only comprehensive product suite for electronic, digital, and print materials, Ex Libris provides efficient, user-friendly solutions that serve the needs of libraries today and will facilitate their transition into the future. Ex Libris maintains an impressive customer base consisting of thousands of sites in more than 80 countries on six continents.

Thomson Reuters

About Thomson Reuters
Thomson Reuters provides research solutions to over 7,000 academic institutions worldwide: such as the Web of Science, Journal Citation Reports, EndNote, and in-depth evaluation tools (such as InCites) to enhance discovery and help accelerate science and scholarship.  Additionally, our Publications Management System (Converis) provides support for managing any type of publications, including different types of outputs in a broader sense.  The support includes both bibliographic meta-data and full-texts, along with functionality enabling institutions to make use of Converis as an Open Access institutional full-text repository.  Thomson Reuters combines expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the research and scientific markets, powered by the world’s most trusted news organization.

Gale Cengage

About Cenage Learning and Gale

Cengage Learning is a leading provider of innovative teaching, learning and research solutions for the academic, professional and library markets worldwide. Gale, part of Cengage Learning, serves the world’s information and education needs through its vast and dynamic content pools, which are used by students and consumers in their libraries, schools and on the Internet. It is best known for the accuracy, breadth and convenience of its data, addressing all types of information needs – from homework help to health questions to business profiles – in a variety of formats.

Gale’s historical & scholarly digital collection program is, simply put, the world’s largest, scholarly, primary source, online library – spanning close to 600 years of global history.  Through customized digital legacy and naming opportunity programs, Gale offers academic library development programs the benefit of a perpetual recognition and branding program that attract a variety of donors.  By utilizing the value of Gale’s world class collections, the library enhances its reputation within the scholarly community, and its’ value to the institutional vision.

For more information, visit http://www.cengagesites.com/Literature/46/gale-digital-legacy-for-donors/367/  or contact:

Vincent Vessalo
Director of Sales, Digital Archives Program
Gale-Cengage Learning
1-800-877-4253 ext. 1016

Roger Strong, Jr.,
Director of Strategic Academic Accounts
Gale-Cengage Learning
1-800-877-4253 ext. 2050

SAGE Publications

About SAGE Publications

SAGE is a leading international publisher of journals, books, and digital media for academic, educational, and professional markets. Since 1965, SAGE has helped inform and educate a global community of scholars, practitioners, researchers, and students spanning a wide range of subject areas including business, humanities, social sciences, and science, technology, and medicine. An independent company, SAGE has principal offices in Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore and Washington DC. www.sagepublications.com.


About Elsevier

Elsevier is a world-leading provider of information solutions that enhance the performance of science, health, and technology professionals, empowering them to make better decisions, deliver better care, and sometimes make groundbreaking discoveries, that advance the boundaries of knowledge and human progress. Elsevier provides web-based, digital solutions — among them ScienceDirect, Scopus, Elsevier Research Intelligence, and ClinicalKey —  and publishes nearly 2,200 journals, including The Lancet and Cell, and over 25,000 book titles, including a number of iconic reference works.

Three of the host schools — University of Missouri-Kansas City, University of Kansas and Kansas State University — are proud to sponsor the 2014 Dean’s Dinner at The American Restaurant on Tues., May 20.