Category Archives: Ebsco

Update: EBSCO eBooks access restored (Monday, Dec. 9)

Update (12/9/13 – 9:50am): EBSCO eBooks access has been restored. If you have trouble accessing our EBSCO eBooks, please let us know. As always, your library is ready to help. Let us know when we can: Robert The library is … Continue reading

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Get library eBooks on your mobile device (Teacher Tip Thursday webinar)

November 7th @ 1:30 pm – eBooks – Get library eBooks on your mobile device Roane State Library has more than 250,000 eBooks. Many of these eBooks can be read online or downloaded to your mobile device. Our eBooks are great but … Continue reading

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WilsonWeb databases are moving to EBSCOhost

On Wednesday, February 1, 2012, Roane State’s WilsonWeb databases will be owned and operated by EBSCO rather than H.W. Wilson. EBSCO purchased H.W.Wilson, which no longer exists as its own company. This change affects the following Roane State library databases: … Continue reading

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Problem with eBook access from off-campus

Links to EBSCO eBooks in the library catalog are currently not working from off-campus. If you are searching the library catalog from off-campus, you will probably see the following screen when clicking on eBook links: This screen asks for a … Continue reading

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netLibrary eBook changes

netLibrary, our primary eBook provider, has a new look and new features. For starters, they aren’t calling themselves netLibrary anymore. They were bought several months ago by Ebsco, the same database provider that produces CINAHL, HealthSource, Points of View, and … Continue reading

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