You probably have a favorite EBSCOhost database where you go day-in and day-out for your research needs, but you may not know about all the great features provided in that database.
Rice Library’s latest LibGuide, EBSCOhost Databases
, unveils all the ways to take advantage of EBSCOhost’s resources though a series of online tutorials and an in-depth factsheet
. Some of the features discussed in this LibGuide include:
Personal Accounts: Create your own account to save searches and results, create customized folders, and share resources with other account users.
Controlled Vocabulary: Discover the search terms unique to each database for subject searching.
Limiters/Expanders: Learn about all the many methods to narrow or broaden searches.
Cited References: Find out just how much influence an author or article has had in their field.
Alerts: Produce reminders for the latest issues of your favorite journals and rerun searches for long-term research.
Once you learn about all these features, you’ll never know how you did research without them!
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