|Oxford University Press Metadata Being Loaded into EBSCO Discovery Service|
~ Journals, Books and Reference Works from Oxford University Press to be Searchable in EBSCO Discovery Service™ ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — October 7, 2010
— Oxford University Press (OUP) has agreed to make its content available through EBSCO Discovery Service
™ (EDS) from EBSCO Publishing
. EDS customers will be able to search their institution’s collection of OUP resources from the EDS single search box—expanding access to library collections and improving search results.
|EBSCO Awards Scholarship for Librarian to Attend 2010 Charleston Conference|
Birmingham, Ala., USA – October 5, 2010
-- For the second year, EBSCO
is sponsoring a $1,000 scholarship for a librarian to attend the 30th Annual Charleston Conference
on Nov. 3-6, 2010 in Charleston, SC. Applicants had to submit a short essay that detailed how their library is “Using Technology to Address Challenging Times."
|Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Selects EBSCO Discovery Service|
~ Easy Access to the Library’s Valuable Collection, a Viable Alternative To Search Engines and Quality Metadata Reasons Why EBSCO Discovery Service™ was Selected ~
IPSWICH, Mass. —October 5, 2010
— Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
has selected EBSCO Discovery Service™
(EDS) from EBSCO Publishing
. The decision was made to answer key questions that a researcher faces when using a premium content collection from a library such as: Where to start? What's the best resource? How many unique "silos" of information do I need to search? EBSCO Discovery Service
is designed to harvest metadata from both internal (library) and external (database vendors) sources, and creates a pre-indexed service of unprecedented size and speed—reducing silos and providing everything the researcher needs in one place.
|H.W. Wilson Database Content Included in EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS)|
~ EDS Continues to Expand its Scope; Full Metadata for H.W. Wilson Databases Available for Mutual Customers ~
IPSWICH, Mass. —September 30, 2010
(Wilson) databases will soon be searchable via EBSCO Discovery Service
™ (EDS) for mutual customers. EBSCO Publishing
(EBSCO) and Wilson have enjoyed a working partnership for many years where selected Wilson databases are made available on the EBSCOhost®
platform. As a natural extension, the two companies have agreed to include the robust metadata of the important Wilson databases available to customers who subscribe to the databases.
|Illinois State University Selects EBSCO Discovery Service to Update its Search It Functionality|
~EBSCO Discovery Service™ Steps in Where its Existing Service Left Off with More Robust Searching Designed to Answer to the Needs of the End User ~
IPSWICH, Mass. —September 28, 2010
— Illinois State University (ISU) has selected EBSCO Discovery Service
™ from EBSCO Publishing
as its discovery solution—providing a single search experience and fast, simple access to the library’s print and electronic content. The university was looking for a new option to update its existing Search It
resource to open up library resources to users.
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