EBSCO Discovery Service Adds World Book Content

Apr 14, 2011

A deal between EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) and World Book, Inc. (World Book) is adding twelve popular reference tools from World Book into EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS). The additions including metadata and full-text searching for World Book resources within the EDS Base Index. The twelve World Book resources that are being added to EDS include popular English language titles, plus French and Spanish language reference tools.

World Book is a publisher of award-winning encyclopedias, reference sources, and digital products for children and adults. The content from World Book will be added to that of a long list of publishers and other content partners who have provided metadata to EDS, including the British Library, Alexander Street Press, Baker & Taylor, NewsBank, Readex, LexisNexis, Oxford University Press, American Psychological Association, Credo Reference, and many others.