EBSCO Discovery Service

EBSCO Discovery Service is an all-inclusive search solution that makes in-depth research easy. The platform offers sophisticated features and functionality that anticipate user intent, helping them get to exactly what they are looking for quickly and easily. 

Help Researchers Achieve Academic Success

Unlock the power of your library’s collection and improve the end-user search experience with EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS). Features and functionality include: 

  • Sophisticated Search — Rich metadata and superior relevance ranking technology
  • Direct Access to Full Text — One-click access directly through the results list
  • Intuitive Interface — Features and technology built on user research
  • Superior Integrations — Apps and integrations with multiple platforms  
  • Exceptional Support — Set up and support from our highly skilled staff 

EBSCO Discovery Service is an important part of our effort to support continuous improvement in library service and is helping students, faculty and staff find scholarly information quickly and effectively as possible.

— Erik Mitchell, Former Associate University Librarian for Digital Initiatives and Collaborative Services and Associate CIO for the UC Berkeley Libraries
University of California, Berkeley

EDS Enhances Research Worldwide

EBSCO is the leading discovery service provider for libraries with thousands of discovery customers worldwide. See what our customers have achieved with EDS. 

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Meet Maria, A Typical Library End User

When your users can quickly access and find the resources they need, they use more of what’s in your collection. From an easy-to-use library website to one-click authentication, EBSCO and EBSCO partners offer a full suite of technologies that enhance discovery. 

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