Instructional Media Center (ULS Library) Enhances Online Resources with EBSCOHost Subscription
By Emmanuel T. Mendoza
Santiago City, May 25, 2023 – In a move aimed at enriching the academic experience for its students and faculty, the Instructional Media Center (ULS Library) has announced its subscription to EBSCOHost, a leading provider of online resources. This new subscription will provide an overabundance of digital content to the university community, ensuring that the institution remains at the forefront of academic excellence.
The Instructional Media Center (ULS Library) subscription to EBSCOHost is set to revolutionize the way students and faculty access information and conduct research. With a focus on convenience and accessibility, this online resource platform will provide an extensive collection of e-books and advanced placement sources, offering a wide range of academic materials.
One of the key components of the subscription is the inclusion of the “Academic Collection worldwide.” This package will grant Instructional Media Center (ULS Library) users access to a vast assortment of e-books spanning various disciplines and subjects from around the globe. This global collection will undoubtedly expand the horizons of students and faculty, exposing them to diverse perspectives and cutting-edge research.
Additionally, the Advanced Placement sources offered through EBSCOHost will serve as a valuable tool for students preparing for their theses and dissertations. These sources will provide comprehensive and reliable information to supplement their studies and research, enabling them to excel in their academic pursuits.
The Instructional Media Center’s (ULS Library’s) decision to subscribe to EBSCOHost reflects its commitment to staying at the forefront of digital innovation in education. By providing access to a wealth of online resources, the library aims to enhance the learning experience of its community members by fostering a culture of intellectual curiosity and research.
Mr. Emmanuel T. Mendoza, the Director of the Instructional Media Center (ULS Library), stated, “Our partnership with EBSCOHost opens up a world of knowledge and research opportunities for our students and faculty. The extensive e-book collection and advanced placement sources will greatly support their academic endeavors, enabling them to delve deeper into their fields of study.”
To ensure the efficient utilization of this new subscription, in May 2022, the Instructional Media Center (ULS Library) conducted training sessions and workshops for students and faculty. These sessions familiarize the users with the platform’s features, search capabilities, and techniques for effectively accessing and utilizing the available resources. By empowering the community with the necessary skills, the Instructional Media Center (ULS Library) aims to maximize the benefits of the EBSCOHost subscription.
The Instructional Media Center’s (ULS Library) subscription to EBSCOHost marks a significant milestone in the institution’s commitment to providing quality education and resources. As the library evolves into a digital hub of knowledge, the university community can now harness the power of online resources, allowing them to explore, discover, and excel in their academic pursuits.