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EBSCO Introduces a new resource for Arab Scholars

Press Release: EBSCO Information Services [April 2, 2015]

Copyright (c) 2015 EBSCO Information Services

Abstract: EBSCO Information Services announces the release of the eBook Arabic Collection, available via EBSCO eBooks. This Arabic-language collection of e-books is produced specifically for libraries in Arab League countries and for Arab scholars around the world.


IPSWICH, Mass. April 2, 2015 EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) announces the release of the eBook Arabic Collection, available via EBSCO eBooks. This Arabic-language collection of e-books is produced specifically for libraries in Arab League countries and for Arab scholars around the world.

The eBook Arabic Collection features over 1,000 customized, multi-disciplinary Arabic titles providing education content in several key academic disciplines. All titles in this subscription collection are available with unlimited user access, and titles are regularly added at no additional cost.

The collection includes content from noteworthy publishers including Dar El- Yazouri, United Nations Publications, Madbouly Library, K-Tab and others as well as from award-winning authors including Abbas Mahmoud El Akkad, Fatima Naaot, Mohamed Awad Aidi, and Ibrahim Abdel Qader Mezni.

Subjects include:

  • Architecture
  • Art
  • Biography
  • Business & Management
  • Child Development
  • Education, Medicine
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities
  • Islamic Studies
  • Education
  • History
  • Law
  • Music
  • Religion
  • Political Science
  • Technology
  • Engineering

EBSCO eBooks offers over 700,000 e-books and audiobooks. EBSCO proactively acquires new content in critical areas, based on the dynamic needs of libraries. Accessing the EBSCOhost platform for e-books and audiobooks saves librarians training time and adds a well-known search platform to the end user's experience. Allowing end users to search for e-books and audiobooks along with their EBSCOhost database content improves the discoverability of library collections. Lowering the cost for libraries makes the decision to focus on or add to e-book and audiobook collections easier and more cost-effective.

About EBSCO Information Services

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) is the leading discovery service provider for libraries worldwide with more than 8,000 discovery 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 serving millions of end users at tens of thousands of institutions. 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 700,000 e-books. For more information, visit the EBSCO website at: www.ebsco.com. EBSCO Information Services is a division of EBSCO Industries Inc., a family owned company since 1944.

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Publication Year:2015
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:April 2, 2015
Publisher:EBSCO Information Services
Company: EBSCO Information Services
Record Number:20483
Last Update:2015-04-03 16:31:42
Date Created:2015-04-03 16:28:46