June 06, 2024

GUST Library upgrades EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS)

GUST Library upgrades EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS)

GUST Library is excited to announce our recently upgraded EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS) developed to improve our online library search experience.

The upgraded EDS features includes many user interface improvements, personalized dashboards, modern result lists, enhanced displays, greater citing and sharing options, and improved detailed record and viewer experiences. The elevated EDS combines the popular features of modern websites with essential research functionality. The upgraded EDS features includes many user interface improvements, personalized dashboards, modern result lists, enhanced displays, greater citing and sharing options, and improved detailed record and viewer experiences.
The most novel new feature is the ConceptMap which provides visual and interactive subject browse approach to exploring topics powered by AI. Users can interactively and visually explore related concepts to construct effective search queries, yielding relevant, specific search results.

A special thanks to Digital Librarian Wadhhah Ahmed for her vision and tenacity in improving the search experience for our academic community in collaboration with our supportive EBSCO partners Ahmed Komsan and Mohamed Ashmawy in activating and configuring the free upgrade.