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Database Features

EBSCO Account Information

EBSCO’s priority is to provide TexShare customers with a secure research environment. To meet their commitment, EBSCO announced in December a series of upgrades to their platform and services to ensure they provide an optimal experience while meeting the data … Continue reading

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LearningExpress NEW Interface Coming February 14, 2018

LearningExpress New Look and Features – Coming February 14 LearningExpress is pleased to announce we have created a new user interface with new features and functions for the LearningExpress platform. These changes will automatically appear live in your LearningExpress products … Continue reading

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ProQuest Ebook Central Accessibility

ProQuest’s Ebook Central has updated accessibility enhancements to meet Level AA of W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0). With ProQuest Ebook Central, accessibility and usability are key priorities. ProQuest wants to empower all researchers so they can achieve better … Continue reading

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Announcing New Resources in LearningExpress Library

New resources will be added to LearningExpress Library in the first quarter of 2016. Here are the highlights: Test Prep for the New 2016 SAT Test Sixteen (16) practice tests and five (5) test preparation tutorials will be added to … Continue reading

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LearningExpress Library Announces New Resources

LearningExpress Library™ will be adding these new resources on July 7, 2015. Here are the highlights: New Practice Tests Eight (8) complete MCAT® practice tests are now available in the College Center to help students prepare for the new MCAT® … Continue reading

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HeritageQuest Gets a New Look

One Week to Go! HeritageQuest Online, Powered by Ancestry On March 4, HeritageQuest® Online’s interface will automatically be getting a new look! The new interface, powered by Ancestry, will result in a number of updates that will make the product … Continue reading

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Gale to Improve GVRL Platform

On April 2, 2015, a number of enhancements will be released to GVRL (including Twayne’s Authors Online, Scribner Writers Online and Genealogy Connect) and all resources within the InfoTrac and In Context families, including the PowerSearch platform. These enhancements are designed to: Increase accessibility for those with disabilities like low vision or … Continue reading

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Important Update HeritageQuest

Coming March 4, 2015! HeritageQuest® Online, powered by Ancestry Important changes to HeritageQuest Online are coming in March. What does this mean for you? This HeritageQuest Online transition to a new Ancestry interface will happen automatically—no changes will need to … Continue reading

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EBSCO Updates Spanish Language Content

EBSCO is discontinuing the Spanish-language database Economia y Negocios on December 31. This resource is currently part of the TexShare’s core database offerings. As a replacement for TexShare member libraries, EBSCO will upgrade Fuente Academica, currently part of the TexShare … Continue reading

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New From Gale “Highlights and Notes” for Artemis

As eBooks and digital resources have become more popular, a problem has presented itself: how can a user easily take notes without opening a separate program?  In Artemis Literary Sources and for TexShare members with subscriptions to Gale’s Virtual Reference … Continue reading

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