EDS Community

Discovery Pulse
A blog dedicated to everything discovery, including technology news partnerships, and product updates.
EDS Wiki
A collaborative online community.
EDS ListServ
A community forum for EDS customers to interact with peers. Contact Support for more information.

EDS API

Integrate search directly into your website. Learn more.

International Resources

Click here to find EDS customer resources in multiple languages.

Online Training

Sign up for training on a variety of topics from setting up EDS to using EDS as a powerful search tool.

Contact Us

Technical Support or call
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Outside U.S. / Canada - access code, (800) 3272-6000

EBSCO Discovery Service


EDS

Welcome to the EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS) Support Center. EDS provides users with access to an institution's entire collection via a single, customizable entry point - creating an experience that is comprehensive, fast, and familiar. For more information about EDS or to sign up for a free trial, click here.


Getting Started

Click here to learn more about getting started with your EBSCO Discovery Service.

Online Training

Sign up for training or view a previously recorded session below.
  • EDS: Introduction
    Learn more about the powerful search features of EDS.
  • EDS: Implementation
    Learn more about the EDS implementation process, key points librarians may want to consider during this process as well as a review of ideas from current customers who have had a successful implementation.
  • EDS: Completing the Questionnaires
    This session will focus on the three questionnaires and how the information provided influences the customization of the library’s EDS implementation.
  • EDS: EBSCOadmin
    Learn more about EDS customization options including how to create customized branding, customizing the EBSCOhost toolbar, and adding widgets and search boxes.
  • EDS: New Features
    Learn more about key aspects of the EDS implementation process. Ideas and suggestions are shared, as well as discussion on marketing and promotion tips for launching EDS.
  • EDS: Gathering Statistics
    Learn more about creating statistic usage reports for EDS resources. The administrative tool, EBSCOadmin, has a variety of reporting options.
  • EDS: Maintaining
    Learn more about maintaining EDS and what are the steps in keeping your discovery tool an efficient searching resource.

EDS Support Guides

Tutorials

EBSCO Discovery Service

EDS customization

Getting Started with A-to-Z

Getting Started with LinkSource

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