The EBSCOhost Account: A Folder for Everything!

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Do you have piles of printed articles from your research? Are you having a difficult time finding the same articles that you located in a previous search? Are you struggling to find an easy way to organize your sources? If you answered yes to these questions, we have a great solution: creating an EBSCOhost account. It’s easy to create and easy to use. Here’s how.

1. From the library homepage, select Advanced Search under the Discover! logo. (You will be asked to logon)
discover

2. Next, on the burgundy bar at the top of the page, select Folder.
folder

3. Now, click on Sign in to my EBSCOhost.
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4. As a first-time user, you will need to click on the Create a new Account option. Simply complete the information, and you are ready to go.
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Once you have created your account, you can save items into your folder whenever you perform a search in Discover!. For more information on saving time and avoiding frustration by using the EBSCOhost folder system, you can read the details in EBSCOhost’s help pages or simply contact one of your Brandman librarians. We’re here to help!

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