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How do I set up access to EBSCOhost from my Z39.50 client?

Several EBSCOhost customers use Z39.50 compliant interfaces and connect to EBSCOhost databases. Please follow this link to a list of all Z39.50-related FAQs. Here you will find:

  • The IP address to our Z39.50 port
  • A list of database short names you need access to
  • Your account name, (EBSCO uses a three part identification field separated by periods)
  • Your password
  • MARC21 Record Format and Attribute Sets

Examples of commonly used Z39.50 clients include:

  • Metalib
  • WebZ
  • Endeavor Encompass
  • Endnote
  • Procite
  • Reference Manager
  • RefWorks

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