Laureate Libraries-Ebsco Discovery Services 
 

EDS is a powerful tool that allows students to conduct academic search through a single dynamic experience. The goal of this tool is to enhance the student experience by offering several limiters and access to all content available inside the Library.

Some highlights of the Discovery search experience include:

  • Single search box access to the entire collection  
  • Guided Style Advanced Search screen with drop-down list of fields in which to search for specific terms
  • Result List limiters and facets in the left-hand column help to consolidate user refinement actions
  • To the right of the Result List, search/content expansion tools: Related Information, access to integrated search (EHIS) connectors, and widgets
  • New checkbox design allows users to select multiple source types, clusters and content providers/databases
  • CustomLinks: article-level linking to link resolvers, publisher direct links, ILL and more
  • "Available in Library" collection limiter (fit to your collections/subscribed services)
  • Various Limiters,including:
    • Full text (electronic & print)
    • Peer-reviewed
    • Date Slider
    • Catalog-only Limiter
  • Citation Formatting (including APA, MLA, etc.)
  • Available on your Mobile Device
  • Available on your Mobile Device and Much More…