Category Archives: TexShare Database Features

Database Features

New Career Resources for TexShare

TexShare is pleased to announce the addition of two new education and career development resources to our database offerings, now available at www.libraryoftexas.org/texshare. Member libraries now have access to: * Learning Express Library * Job & Career Accelerator These resources … Continue reading

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2 New Offers from the Community College League of California

Two new online resources are now available for TexShare community colleges through our partnership with the Community College League of California (CCLC) Science Now available for purchase is Science magazine, published by AAAS. Science has grown to become the world’s … Continue reading

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EBSCO Medical Content Update

Soon there will be a change in the free drug guide (Lexi-PALS Drug Guide) that augments Health Source Consumer Edition within the EBSCO database subscription. The purpose of this communication is to provide TexShare members with advance notification of the … Continue reading

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Planned EBSCOadmin Maintenance

Please note that server maintenance for EBSCOadmin (not EBSCOhost) is scheduled for two consecutive Saturdays from 8 a.m. through 6 p.m., Eastern Time (US), on July 14 and July 21, in order to minimize inconvenience. You will not lose access … Continue reading

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Come Train with EBSCO – Free Training Available June 2012

Come Train with EBSCO “Very nice pace, great radio voice, I’ve participated in about 20 webinars and rate this very highly. THANKS!!” Academic Librarian, March 2012 Register for free online training with EBSCO. You will receive an immediate confirmation from … Continue reading

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EBSCOhost Databases: Important IT Information for TexShare Member Libraries That Use Firewalls or Proxy Servers

In July 2012, EBSCO will be introducing global virtual servers. The purpose of adding these new EBSCOhost access points is to improve response times for EBSCOhost users. This means that all customers who use firewalls or proxy servers that require … Continue reading

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TexShare Training: ProQuest Webinars Spring 2012

Census Records on HeritageQuestOnline Join an online session with ProQuest to get a refresher session on maximizing searching on HeritageQuest Online. This course covers search tips for the Census Records module in HeritageQuest Online. A ProQuest trainer will also try … Continue reading

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Upcoming Free TexShare Database Training Webinars From EBSCOhost and the Texas State Library and Archives Commission – February Through May 2012

TEXSHARE Spring/Summer 2012 Online Sessions — ALL TIMES CENTRAL Best Practices, Tips and Tricks for your EBSCOhost Interface Use EBSCOAdmin to learn how to customize your users search experience. Participants will create smart links, learn how to brand the search … Continue reading

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Come Train with EBSCO – Free Training Available During February / March 2012

“Trainer covered everything I needed to know. It was all very clear and easy to understand. Much appreciated!” Library Director, 2012 Register for these free online training opportunities from EBSCO. Get the most out of the full-text and secondary TexShare … Continue reading

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TexShare Databases for FY13 and Beyond

On January 9, 2012, the Texas State Library and Archives Commission approved the renewal of the current EBSCO and Gale database package contracts. These database packages will renew on July 1, 2012 for 1 year until June 30,2013. Subscriptions to … Continue reading

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