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EOS International partners with EBSCO Publishing

Press Release: EOS International [December 1, 2009]

Copyright (c) 2009 EOS International

Abstract: EOS International announced its newly established partnership with EBSCO Publishing provider of EBSCOhost Integrated Search. Contracts were signed during the first week of November to establish the new business partnership that allows EOS International to offer EBSCOhost Integrated Search as the Federated Search component of the EOS.Web solution.


Carlsbad, CA –December 1, 2009. EOS International is proud to announce its newly established partnership with EBSCO Publishing provider of EBSCOhost Integrated Search (EHIS). Contracts were signed during the first week of November to establish the new business partnership that allows EOS International to offer EBSCOhost Integrated Search as the Federated Search component of the EOS.Web solution.

The EOS.Web / EBSCOhost Integrated Search partnership provides EOS International with a brand new federated searching technology that is anticipated to further perfect and streamline the database search process. With EHIS, patrons can simultaneously search their Web OPAC and EBSCOhost databases, as well as other electronic resources, including those from other database aggregators.

Jeff Goodwin, Vice President of Product Development at EOS International, comments, "Being able to offer our clients and prospective clients EBSCOhost Integrated Search as their Federated Search tool is a great opportunity for EOS. EBSCOhost enhanced Integrated Search to address better search quality, search speed, customer service and cost, and we are happy to support their product with ours. Our patrons will benefit from having EHIS for their central location to integrate their electronic resources."

About EOS International

EOS International is a leading world-class library information and knowledge management software and services provider with an impressive client base of libraries across the globe. EOS International is a client-driven company that has earned the top customer satisfaction award for the past three years and earned a nomination for the Computerworld Smithsonian award. EOS library automation software products (EOS.Web Express, EOS.Web Enterprise, EOS.Web Academic, and the SaaS e-Library Service) serve the stringent knowledge and content management needs of corporate, legal, medical, government, academic and special libraries of all sizes. EOS International can be found online at http://www.eosintl.com.

About EBSCO Publishing

EBSCO Publishing is the world’s premier database aggregator serving the content needs of corporations, associations and organizations of all types. EBSCO offers a suite of nearly 300 full-text and secondary research databases providing content from tens of thousands of full-text journals, magazines, books, monographs, reports and various other publication types from renowned publishers. Databases provide information for areas ranging from research & development and corporate learning to departmental and industry-specific topics. EBSCO’s product lines include proprietary databases such as Business Source Corporate, Business Book Summaries, Learning Centers, Business Basics, Academic Search R&D, Nonprofit Organization Reference Center, and Health Library as well as dozens of leading licensed databases. Databases are powered by EBSCOhost, the most-used for-fee electronic resource in libraries around the world, and may be integrated into corporate intranets, portals and learning management systems. For more information, visit the EBSCO Publishing Web site at: www.ebscohost.com, or contact: information@ebscohost.com.

EBSCO Publishing is a division of EBSCO Industries Inc., one of the largest privately held companies in the United States.

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Publication Year:2009
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:December 1, 2009
Publisher:EOS International
Company: EOS International
Products: EOS.Web
EBSCOhost Integrated Search
Subject: Product announcements
Record Number:14554
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:2010-02-26 18:26:47