Diamond sponsor of the ANKOSLink 2018 event

PRESS RELEASE Diamond sponsor of the ANKOSLink 2018 event

HAARLEM, March 28, 2018 -- With the engagement to be the Diamond sponsor of the ANKOSLink 2018 event, which will take place April 17-20, 2018 at the Maritim Pine Beach Resort Congress Center in Belek-Antalya, Turkey, underlines the importance of the members of the Anatolian University Libraries Consortium (ANKOS) and continues its dedication in providing professionals, staff and students at Turkish universities and Turkish Research institutions with the industry standard and the most powerful research and reference manager on the market.

"The interest in and usage of Clarivate Analytics EndNote, the industry standard bibliographic software for Windows and Mac Desktops, browser based EndNote Online and EndNote for iPad® used by millions of researchers and students worldwide for publishing and managing citations and references is still rapidly growing. With EndNote’s latest features, which enable users to combine the advantages of Windows 10, macOS High Sierra and Office 2016 compatible EndNote Desktop, EndNote Online and EndNote for iPad® for sharing libraries PDF Management and to find the best potential journals to publish their research with manuscript matcher, Turkish organizations and institutions will have the most advanced and professional tool for research & development, helping them to collaborate, oversee their research fields, materialize know-how and improve their academic performance resulting in innovation and acceleration”, says Suat Tuzgöl, CEO and founder of DISC bv and

Currently, nearly 50 Turkish universities, including the largest ten in size and top listings in academic performance, have already subscribed to the ANKOS Consortium EndNote (Online) Site License Agreement which is specifically designed for the ANKOS member institutions and their Professors, Research staff, Research assistants, Researchers, PhD and (PhD) students. To encourage universities and institutions in Turkey to join this Clarivate Analytics EndNote Site License Agreement, is organizing EndNote (Online) seminars all over the country.

About, the preferred distributor partner for the Benelux and Turkey of scientific software publishers like Clarivate Analytics and Design Science, is a label of DISC bv, a seventeen year old company established in the Netherlands with offices in the Netherlands and Turkey. Besides distribution and sales is also involved in training and excellent support of end-users at organizations. The customer base is very diverse and consists of academic medical centers, universities, colleges, hospitals, pharmaceutical, petrochemical, biotech, dairy and seed companies, research & development institutions, libraries, museums, NGO’s, governmental organizations and Ministries, in short everywhere where research is playing a pivotal role. For an overview of some of our customers, please visit

ANKOS, Anatolian University Libraries Consortium was established in 2000. Faculty members at universities all over Turkey as well as the staff of some research institutions now have access to bibliographic and full-text databases in science, mathematics, social sciences, humanities, medicine, agriculture, business, education, informatics and computing, and engineering. ANKOS holds an Annual Meeting which all members and firms attend.

ANKOS takes its place alongside the world's library consortia as a member of the International Coalition of Library Consortia (ICOLC), the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC), the Southern European Libraries Link (SELL), the international initiative COUNTER (Counting Online Usage of Networked Electronic Resources), UKSG and DOAJ.

More information on the ANKOS consortium can be found at and on the ANKOSLink 2018 event at


Online versions of this press release

English (EN) online press release: Diamond sponsor of the ANKOSLink 2018 event

Nederlands (NL) online persbericht: Diamantsponsor van het ANKOSLink 2018 event

Türkçe (TR) Basın Bülteni: ANKOSLink 2018 elmas sponsoru


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