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American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Collections: Series 3 (1838-1852) Now Available from EBSCO Publishing

Oct
28

~ Third Series from American Antiquarian Society Digital Archive Collection Now Available via EBSCOhost® ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — October 28, 2010 — EBSCO Publishing has released the third of five series from American Antiquarian Society (AAS) with American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Collection: Series 3. The series is part of a collection that provides digital access to what is by far the most comprehensive collection of American periodicals published between 1691 and 1877.

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Illinois State University Selects EBSCO Discovery Service™ to Update its Search It Functionality

Sep
28

~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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Mississippi State University Selects EBSCO Discovery Service™ from EBSCO Publishing

Sep
21

~Single Search Box, Familiar Search Experience Lead Mississippi State to Choose EBSCO Discovery Service™ ~

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University of Liverpool Chooses EBSCO Discovery Service™

Sep
14

~ University of Liverpool Opts for EBSCO Discovery Service™ Looking to Provide A Fresh Look for Library Resources and Easy Access for Users~

IPSWICH, Mass. —September 14, 2010 —University of Liverpool has selected EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Publishing as its discovery solution. The university was looking to offer a search tool that would take its users from their initial search into pertinent results via a single search box.

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EBSCO Publishing Releases Alternative Press Index™ and Alternative Press Index: Archive™

Sep
09

~ New EBSCOhost® Databases Provide Comprehensive Coverage of Alternative Sources of Information ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — September 9, 2010 —Alternative Press Index™ (API) and Alternative Press Index: Archive™, new bibliographic databases from EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO), are now available. Alternative Press Index is one of the most extensive and up-to-date guides to alternative sources of information available today and Alternative Press Index: Archive delivers archives of the alternative sources dating back to 1969.

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Indiana University Selects EBSCO Discovery Service™ to Give Users What They Expect Online

Sep
07

~Incoming Freshmen, Graduate Students and Faculty Able to Connect to More Resources to Explore and Find Answers Faster ~

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Grant MacEwan University Chooses EBSCO Discovery Service™

Aug
31

~ Familiarity with EBSCOhost® Platform, Strong Content Coverage and the Ability to Grow Leads Grant MacEwan University to choose EBSCO Discovery Service™ ~

IPSWICH, Mass. —August 31, 2010 —Grant MacEwan University (MacEwan) has selected EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) as its library discovery solution. As a long time EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) customer, MacEwan was confident that EBSCO's familiar interface and deep content coverage would provide a strong foundation upon which to launch its new discovery service.

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EBSCO Publishing Extends Text-to-Speech Feature to All EBSCOhost® Databases

Aug
26

~New EBSCOhost ®Feature Supports Reading & Comprehension Benefitting School and Public Library Databases ~

IPSWICH, Mass. —August 26, 2010 — EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) has added text-to-speech (read aloud) support to EBSCOhost® databases, including its major school and public library databases, by embedding Texthelp Systems’ SpeechStream toolbar—a valuable benefit provided at no additional cost to the user. Users will be able to take advantage of this new feature with any full-text articles available in HTML.

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Chadron State College Looking to EBSCO Discovery Service™ to Augment its Information Literacy Goals

Aug
24

~ EBSCO Discovery Service™ Plus an Information Literacy 101 Class Designed to Combine Convenience with Improved Critical Thinking ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — August 24, 2010 — Chadron State College has chosen EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) from EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) as part of its overall goal to improve information literacy. The college was looking to wean students off typical search engines while encouraging students to access valuable library resources by reducing the intimidation factor that searching the OPAC typically causes.

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EBSCO Discovery Service™ News Content—A Growing Amount of Information for Discovery Customers

Aug
12

~Partnership with NewsBank Provides EBSCO Discovery Service™ Users Access to More than 100 Million News Articles ~

IPSWICH, Mass. — August 12, 2010 — While EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) is focused on bringing journal and book coverage to library users, the amount of news content already in the service has grown to more than 100 million articles since January 2010—from its partnership with NewsBank alone. Additional news content sources and the addition of more than 10,000 articles each day means a rapidly expanding news content collection brings added value to EDS users.

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