Texas A&M University Libraries Selects EBSCO Discovery Service

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College Station, Texas (PRWEB) July 08, 2014

The Texas A&M University Libraries, including the Dee J. Kelly Law Library, has selected EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS) to provide students and faculty with upgraded access to articles, books, images, video and other resources. The library will migrate from Primo Central to EDS in order to provide a better overall experience to students and researchers of every discipline and at every level.

“The discovery layer provides the first experience most users will have with the library website, and it is critical for that defining moment to be successful,” said Susan Goodwin, Associate Dean for User Services at Texas A&M University Libraries. “With EBSCO’s attention on user-focused development and user-friendly interface, we believe EDS will provide the Texas A&M community with an ideal solution not just for finding books, but for discovering articles and other sources of great benefit to their research needs.”

EBSCO Information Services is the leading discovery service provider for libraries worldwide with more than 6,000 customers in over 100 countries. EDS provides each institution with a comprehensive, single search box for its entire collection, offering unparalleled relevance ranking quality and extensive customization.

“Texas A&M University Libraries is one of the leading libraries in North America, and we are proud to be partnering to provide their researchers with the best possible experience,” said Tamir Borensztajn, Vice President of Discovery Strategy at EBSCO. “We are looking forward to meaningful collaboration with Texas A&M Libraries in the years to come.”

About EBSCO Information Services

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) is the leading discovery service provider for libraries worldwide with more than 6,000 customers in over 100 countries. EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) provides each institution with a comprehensive, single search box for its entire collection, offering unparalleled relevance ranking quality and extensive customization. EBSCO is also the preeminent provider of online research content for libraries, including hundreds of research databases, historical archives, point-of-care medical reference, and corporate learning tools. EBSCO is the leading provider of electronic journals & books for libraries, with subscription management for more than 360,000 serials, including more than 57,000 e-journals, as well as online access to more than 550,000 e-books. For more information, visit the EBSCO website at: http://www.ebsco.com. EBSCO Information Services is a division of EBSCO Industries Inc., a family owned company since 1944.

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