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Gale Group Newsletter Database™

Last Loaded on Web: Tuesday, October 01, 2013

Last Update To Bluesheet: August 11, 2009

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Subject Coverage Related Search Aids Special Features Sample Record Sort
Tips Database Content DIALINDEX/OneSearch Categories Basic Index Rank
Print Counterparts Document Types Indexed Contact Additional Indexes Predefined Format Options


File Description [top]

Gale Group Newsletter Database contains the full text of specialized industry newsletters that provide concise information on companies, products, markets, and technologies; trade and geopolitical regions of the world; and government funding, rulings, and regulation and other legislative activities which impact the industries and regions covered. International in scope, the Newsletter Database provides searchers with important facts, figures, analysis, and current information affecting a broad range of industries and sectors. Information from newsletters contained in the Gale Group Newsletter Database covers the following industries and geographic regions of the world: biotechnology, broadcasting and publishing, computers and electronics, chemicals, defense and aerospace, energy, environment, financial services, general technology, Japan, Middle East, manufacturing, medical and health, materials, packaging, research and development, telecommunications, transportation, and more.

The database includes more than 100 of the most important specialized industry newsletters published, with additional titles added on a regular basis.


Tips [top]

USE FILE 636

to find complete text articles from hundreds of business and industry newsletters.

USE /CO OR CO=

to search for companies of interest.

USE IC= OR IN=

to search for industry codes and industry names.

     S IC=IT (international trade)



Subject Coverage [top]

Gale Group Newsletter Database covers the following industries and geographic regions of the world:

  • Biotechnology
  • Broadcasting and Publishing
  • Computers and Electronics
  • Chemicals
  • Defense and Aerospace
  • Energy and Environment
  • Financial Services
  • General Technology
  • Japan and Middle East
  • Manufacturing
  • Medical and Health
  • Materials
  • Packaging
  • Research and Development
  • Transportation

Company activities covered include:

  • Joint Ventures
  • License Agreements
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Major Orders and Contracts
  • Expanded Facilities
  • Executive Changes
  • New Products and Technologies
  • Industry Trends and Outlooks
  • Government Policies, Funding, Legislation and Regulation
  • Trade Agreements
  • Business Climate and Conditions


Print Counterparts [top]

  • None


Dialog File Data [top]

Dates Covered: January 1988 to the present; selected titles with earlier coverage
File Size: 5,569,356 records as of July 2009
Update Frequency: Daily


Related Search Aids [top]

Codes for use with Gale Group Databases can be viewed at: http://support.dialog.com/searchaids/dialog/galecodes/



Database Content [top]

  • Complete Text Records


Document Types Indexed [top]

  • Newsletters


Geographic Coverage [top]

  • International


Geographic Restrictions [top]

  • None


Special Features [top]

  • Graduate Education Program
  • KWIC and HILIGHT Available
  • DIALOG Alert Available
  • Remove Duplicates (RD, ID) Available
  • CURRENT Feature Available


DialIndex/OneSearch Categories [top]

ACRONYM CATEGORY NAME
ADVERTBU Advertising and Media Industry News
AEROBUS Aerospace and Defense Industry
AGRIBUS Food and Agriculture Industry
BIOBUS Biosciences and Biotechnology Industry
BUSECON Business Economics
CHEMBUS Chemical Industry News
COMMON Other Common Law Sources
DEFBUS Defense and Aerospace Industry
DRUGECON Pharmacoeconomics
ELECTRON Computers, Electronics, and Telecommunications Business
ENERGYBU Energy Industry News
ENERGYRE Energy Regulation
ENGBUS Engineering and Construction Industry
ENVREGS Environmental Regulation
EURBUSNE European Regional Business News
FINBUS Banking and Financial Services
FOODREGS Food Regulation
GENERALN General News Files
GOVTPROC Business Opportunities, Procurement, and Contracts
HEALTHBU Healthcare Industry News
JAPANNEW Japanese Business News
MANEWS Mergers and Acquisitions News
MANUFBUS Manufacturing Industry News
MATBUS Materials Industry News
MERGEACQ Mergers and Acquisitions
MULTIIND General Industry Information
NEWSCO Company News
NEWSDAIL News, Current - Daily Updates
PCINFO Personal Computer Information
PHARMIND Pharmaceutical Industry News
PRODINFO Product Information
PRODUCTS Industrial and Consumer
PUBAFF Public Affairs
REGIONAL United States Regional Business
REGS Regulations
RETAILBU Retail Industry News
TELEBUS Telecommunications Business
TRANSBUS Transportation Industry News


Contact [top]

Gale Group Newsletter Database is provided by Gale, a part of Cengage Learning. Questions concerning Electronic Search Assistance should be directed to:

Gale, a part of Cengage Learning
Electronic Search Assistance
27500 Drake Road
Farmington Hills, MI 48331-3535

Telephone: 1-800-877-4253, press 5 (US & Canada)
E-Mail: gale.contentQA@cengage.com

Questions regarding Technical Support should be directed to:

Gale, a part of Cengage Learning
Technical Support
27500 Drake Road
Farmington Hills, MI 48331-3535
USA
Telephone: 1-800-877-4253, press 4
Fax: 1-800-676-2345
E-Mail: gale.technicalsupport@cengage.com


Terms and Conditions [top]

Gale Group Newsletter Database (File 636): All newsletter publisher copyrights are reserved in printed search results delivered to Customer. Search results delivered to Customer in computer-readable form remain the property of the individual newsletter publishers indicated in each record. Recipient may use search results in computer-readable form for the following purposes: (a) editing or changing the format of research results to create search terms for use with search files or systems; (b) combining search results with output from other searches; (c) editing the search results to remove irrelevant answers or to change the format of such results. Customer shall not use computer-readable search results as a database or part of a database from which hits are selectively retrieved by programmed search. Material contained in this Database may not be sold, duplicated, redistributed or archived. Customer and/or its employees shall not duplicate, redistribute and/or archive all or a majority of the full-text records from any single issue of any publication. Recipient shall obtain specific written permission for any uses of computer-readable search results other than those listed here and in Dialog's Standard Service Agreement from specific newsletter publishers whose addresses are included in each record.

If there is a conflict between these terms and conditions and Dialog's Customer Subscription Agreement, including any additional terms on redistribution and archive uses, the above terms and conditions shall govern. Any other use of the Database without express written permission is strictly prohibited.

Search terms for COMPANY NAME are machine generated and may contain errors or omissions. Dialog assumes no responsibility for search results based on these terms.


Dialog Standard Terms & Conditions apply.


SAMPLE RECORD [top]

    DIALOG(R)File 636:Gale Group Newsletter DB(TM) 
    (c) 1999 The Gale Group. All rts. reserv. 
     
  AA=  04218026    Supplier Number: 55129531  (THIS IS THE FULLTEXT) 
  /TI   broadcast.com Reports Record Second Quarter Revenue Revenue Increased 130% 
     From Same Period in 1998.(Company Financial Information) 
  JN=  Cambridge Telecom Report, pNA 
  PD=, PY=  July 12, 1999 
  LA=, RT=  Language:  English    Record Type:  Fulltext 
  DT=  Document Type: Newsletter; Trade 
    Word Count:   500 
    TEXT: 
  /LP,/TX   Broadcast.com (Nasdaq: BCST) Wednesday reported revenue totaling $13.5 
    million for the second quarter ended June 30, 1999, an increase of 130% 
    over $5.9 million in the same period in 1998, and a 31% increase over the 
    first quarter of 1999. Net loss for the second quarter of 1999 was $1.9 
    million, or $0.05 per basic and diluted share. This compares with a net 
    loss of $3.5 million, or $0.11 per basic and diluted share during the 
    second quarter of 1998. 
  /TX        Broadcast.com posted strong revenue growth, with revenue from 
    Business Services increasing to $9.5 million for the second quarter of 
    1999, a 138% increase over the same period of 1998 and an increase of 34% 
    over the first quarter of 1999. Business Services revenue represented 71% 
    of the total revenue reported. Advertising revenue increased to $4.0 
    million for the quarter ended June 30, 1999, an increase of 114% over the 
    same period of 1998 and an increase of 25% over the first quarter of 1999. 
          Todd Wagner, chief executive officer of broadcast.com said: "We 
    continue to expand our turnkey business-to-business Internet broadcasting 
    services, as we delivered 960 events in the second quarter of 1999, more 
    than double the number of events in the second quarter of 1998 and a 45% 
    increase over the first quarter of 1999. In addition, our recently signed 
    agreement with Level 3 Communications allows us to deliver high- quality 
    broadband content to mass, scalable audiences, demonstrating our commitment 
    to continuing to scale our network to provide our customers with a 
    complete, end-to-end broadband and digital media solution." 
          Wagner added: "As we approach the July 20, 1999 special meeting of 
    broadcast.com stockholders to vote on the proposed merger with Yahoo!, we 
    look forward to leveraging their position as one of the Web's leading 
    global branded networks to extend our audio and video programming and 
    business-to-business solutions to an even larger customer and audience 
    base." 
          Broadcast.com (Nasdaq: BCST) is the leading aggregator and 
    broadcaster of streaming media programming on the Web with the network 
    infrastructure and expertise to deliver or "stream" hundreds of live and 
    on-demand audio and video programs over the Internet or intranets. The 
    broadcast.com Web sites offer a large and comprehensive selection of 
    programming, including sports, talk and music radio, television, business 
    events, full-length CDs, news, video, commentary and full-length 
    audiobooks. Broadcast.com broadcasts on the Internet 24 hours a day, seven 
    days a week, and its programming includes 420 radio stations and networks, 
    56 television stations and cable networks, and game broadcasts and other 
    programming for over 450 college and professional sports teams. 
    Broadcast.com also provides Internet and intranet broadcasting services to 
    businesses and other organizations, including turnkey production of live 
    and archived press conferences, earnings conference calls, investor 
    conferences, trade shows, stockholder meetings, product introductions, 
    training sessions, distance learning telecourses and media events. For more 
    information on broadcast.com and its live and on-demand programming, visit 
    www.broadcast.com. 
        COPYRIGHT 1999 Gale Group 
        COPYRIGHT 1999 EDGE Publishing 
  PU=  PUBLISHER NAME: EDGE Publishing 
  /CO, CO=  COMPANY NAMES:  *broadcast.com Inc. 
  EC=,/EN,EN=  EVENT NAMES:  *830  (Sales, profits & dividends) 
  /GN,GC=,GN=  GEOGRAPHIC NAMES:  *1USA  (United States) 
  /PN,PC=,PN=  PRODUCT NAMES:  *4811520   (Online Services) 
  IC=,/IN,IN=  INDUSTRY NAMES:  BUSN  (Any type of business); TELC  (Telecommunications) 
  NC=,/DE  NAICS CODES:  514191  (On-Line Information Services) 


BASIC INDEX [top]

SEARCH
SUFFIX
DISPLAY
CODE
FIELD NAME
INDEXING
SELECT EXAMPLES
None None All Basic Index Fields Word S BROADCAST(S)REVENUE
/CO CO Company Name1 Word S BROADCAST(W)COM/CO
/DE DE Descriptor2 Word S ON(W)LINE(W)INFORMATION/DE
/EN EN Event Name1 Word S SALES/EN
/GN GN Geographic Name1,3 Word S UNITED(W)STATES/GN
/IN IN Industry Name1 Word S TELECOMMUNICATIONS/IN
/LP LP Lead Paragraph Word S NET(W)LOSS/LP
/PN PN Product Name1 Word S ONLINE(W)SERVICES/PN
/TI TI Title Word S SECOND(W)QUARTER(W)REVENUE/TI
/TN TN Trade Name1 Word S HAAGEN(W)DAZS/TN
/TX TX Text Word S ADVERTISING(S)REVENUE/TX

1 Searchable in the Basic Index and in the Additional Indexes.

2 Includes SIC description, NAICS description, and Event Name.

3 Also searchable using CC= and CN=.


ADDITIONAL INDEXES [top]

SEARCH
PREFIX
DISPLAY
CODE
FIELD NAME
INDEXING
SELECT EXAMPLES
AA= AA Supplier Accession Number Phrase S AA=55129531
AU= AU Author Phrase S AU=ABLAN, JENNIFER?
None AZ DIALOG Accession Number
CO= CO Company Name1 Phrase S CO=BROADCAST.COM?
DT= DT Document Type Phrase S DT=NEWSLETTER
EC= EC Event Code4 Phrase S EC=830
EN= EN Event Name1 Phrase S EN=SALES PROFITS?
GC= GC Geographic Code3 Phrase S GC=1USA
GN= GN Geographic Name1,3 Phrase S GN=UNITED STATES
IC= IC Industry Code Phrase S IC=TELC
IN= IN Industry Name1 Phrase S IN=TELECOMMUNICATIONS
JN= JN Journal Name Phrase S JN=CAMBRIDGE TELECOM REPORT
LA= LA Language Phrase S LA=ENGLISH
NC= NC NAICS Code Phrase S NC=514191
PC= PC Product Code Phrase S PC=4811520
PD= PD Publication Date Phrase S PD=19990712
PN= PN Product Name Phrase S PN=ONLINE SERVICES
PU= PU Publisher Name6 Phrase S PU=EDGE PUBLISHING?
PY= PY Publication Year Phrase S PY=1999
RT= RT Record Type Phrase S RT=FULLTEXT
SC= SC Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Code Phrase S SC=2371
SF= SF Special Feature7 Phrase S SF=TABLE
SN= SN International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) Phrase S SN=0741-8361
None SO Source Information5
TN= TN Trade Name1 Phrase S TN=HAAGEN-DAZS?
TS= TS Ticker Symbol Phrase S TS=AACI
UD= None Update Phrase S UD=9999
None WD Word Count

4 Codes are not cascaded; use truncation to search higher levels of codes, e.g., S EC=33?

5 Display includes Journal Name, Volume, Issue, Pagination, and Publication Date.

6 Publisher Name will cease indexing as of 15 March 2002 but backfile data will remain online.

7 Special Features will cease indexing as of 15 March 2002, but backfile data will remain online.


LIMIT [top]

SUFFIX FIELD NAME EXAMPLES
/FULLTEXT Records contain full text S S3/FULLTEXT
/LONG Long (Word Count of 1,000 or More) S S2/LONG
/SHORT Short (Word Count Less Than 1,000) S S3/SHORT
/USA Records Indexed with Country Code for United States S S3/USA
/YYYY Publication Year S S3/1998


SORT [top]

SORTABLE FIELDS EXAMPLES
AA, CN, CO, EC, GN, IC, IN, JN, PC, PD, PY, TI SORT S3/ALL/TI
PRINT S6/5/ALL/PY,D


RANK [top]

RANK FIELDS EXAMPLES
All phrase- and numeric-indexed fields in the Additional Indexes can be ranked. RANK AU S3


USER-DEFINED FORMAT OPTIONS [top]

Output may be specified using the display codes indicated in the Search Options tables. TYPE S3/TI,JN/1-7


PREDEFINED FORMAT OPTIONS [top]

NO.
DIALOGWEB
FORMAT
RECORD CONTENT
1 -- DIALOG Accession Number
2 -- Full Record except Text
3 Medium Bibliographic Citation
4 -- Bibliographic Citation and Text
5 -- Full Record except Subscription Information
6 Short Title, Publication Date, and Word Count
7 Long Bibliographic Citation and Text
8 Free Title, Publication Date, Word Count, and Indexing
9 Full Full Record
K -- KWIC (Key Word In Context) displays a window of text; may be used alone or with other formats


DIRECT RECORD ACCESS [top]

FIELD NAME EXAMPLES
DIALOG Accession Number TYPE 00202040/5
DISPLAY 00200597/JN,TI
PRINT 00200618/5


Rates [top]

Rates For File: Gale Group Newsletter Database™[636]
Cost per DialUnit:                 $6.71
Cost per minute:                   $1.87
Report Elements                    $0.00
LOB Reports                        $0.00
SHARE Reports                      $0.00
CROSSTAB Report Records            $0.00
Rank Elements                      $0.00
ALERT (default)                   $15.00
ALERT (Monthly)                *  $27.00
ALERT (Biweekly/twice a month) *  $21.00
ALERT (Weekly)                    $15.00
ALERT (Daily)                      $4.50
ALERT (Calendar weekly)        *  $15.00
ALERT (Intraday)               *   $4.50
* = custom scheduled Alerts only
ALERT Number of included prints        0

Format    Types   Prints
     1    $0.00    $0.00
     2    $2.00    $2.00
     3    $2.00    $2.00
     4    $4.50    $4.50
     5    $4.50    $4.50
     6    $0.00    $0.00
     7    $4.50    $4.50
     8    $0.00    $0.00
     9    $5.00    $5.00
KWIC95    $0.00       NA
KWIC96    $0.00       NA
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