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Thank you to our conference sponsors for their generousity in supporting the SLA NorthWest Regional Conference.

Silver Sponsors


Factiva®, a Dow Jones & Reuters Company, provides essential business news and information together with the content delivery tools and services that enable professionals to make better decisions faster. Factiva's unrivalled collection of more than 10,000 authoritative sources includes the exclusive combination of The Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times(tm), Dow Jones and Reuters newswires and the Associated Press, as well as Reuters Fundamentals, and D&B company profiles.

Factiva's innovative, XML-based and Web services-enabled technology platform provides access to this rich content collection via Factiva's role-specific products or through customized enterprise, group or personal solutions. Executives, information professionals, marketers, salespeople, and other professionals can easily monitor and understand the latest news, market trends, and business challenges relevant to them - directly from the Microsoft® Office and job-specific applications they use every day. Visit our Website at

For more information contact:

PO Box 300
Princeton, NJ 08543-0300
+1 800 369.0166
email address:

Hummingbird (Open Text)



IEEE, a leading authority in electrical engineering and computing technologies, offers online resources vital to researchers worldwide. IEEE is the world's largest technical professional society and publishes the leading journals in the field, sponsors more than 300 conferences, and has developed over 900 industry standards.  Additional information is available at

Sales and Marketing
Phone: (732) 562 3997
Fax: (732) 981 9334 


Infotrieve is a leading provider of document delivery and library staffing solutions. We support information professionals and their end users by improving their ability to, discover, access, retrieve, and manage content. Infotrieve also helps customers maximize returns from e-journal subscription and copyright license investments. Founded in 1987, we have offices located throughout North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific to serve you.

Visit the Infotrieve site to receive a free whitepaper “Increasing the Impact of the Library by Optimizing Document Delivery

Contact information:

Bronze Sponsors

Canwest Interactive

FPInfomart is the all-encompassing Canadian news and information resource, with over 275 news sources combined with valuable corporate data from Financial Post.

From due diligence to company profiling, from media monitoring to general research, provides the kind of information that will propel your organization forward in a crowded and competitive marketplace.

For mor information, please e-mail or phone 1-800-661-7678.

IHS Canada

IHS CanadaIHS Engineering Canada
1 Antares Drive, Suite 200
Ottawa, Ontario K2E 8C4
Tel: 519.439.0606
Toll Free: 800.387.4408
Fax: 613.225.2304

Taylor & Francis

Taylor & Francis logoTaylor and Francis
4 Park Square
Milton Park
OX14 4RN
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7017 6413
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7017 6713


Thomson Scientific and Dialog

We deliver must-have scientific information!
Thomson Scientific is a trusted, world-leader in delivering high-value, must-have information solutions to the academic, research and development, and business communities. We help the world's top companies and research institutions make better decisions faster and achieve outstanding results.

Thomson Scientific businesses include: Delphion®, Derwent, Dialog®, IHI, ISI®, ISI ResearchSoft, and Techstreet(SM).

We deliver integrated information solutions including Thomson Pharma(SM), ISI Web of Knowledge, Delphion, Micro Patent and more. Find out how we can help you by visiting us at:

Contact Information:
Thomson Scientific
3501 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA
Phone: +1 800 336 4474 (Toll-free)
+1 215 386 0100
Fax: +1 215 386-2911


We welcome the following conference exhibitors for the SLA NorthWest Regional Conference:

  • Access Copyright: The Canadian Copyright Clearing Agency
  • CCH Canadian
  • Eloquent Systems
  • Factiva
  • IHS
  • IEEE
  • Infotrieve
  • McGraw-Hill
  • Safari Books Online


Thank you to the following organizations for their donations to our conference bags and for door prizes: Book Warehouse, BookMark at Vancouver Public Library, Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Information (CISTI), Canadian Health Network, Factiva, InfoAction at Vancouver Public Library, Klohn Crippen Berger, Tourism Vancouver.

Vendor Relations Committee

Sponsors and exhibitors can contact either of our vendor relations committee members for assistance with conference planning:


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