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How can I change the default EBSCOhost start page in EBSCOadmin?

Library administrators can control which start page will be presented as the default search screen for EBSCOhost users. Possible choices include Keyword, Subjects/Subject Terms, Publications, Indexes, References, Images, Company Profiles, Authors, MeSH, Thesaurus, or Dictionary, as available.

The default search start page is set at the database level. For example, Business Source Premier can be set to present an Advanced Search Screen to users when they begin their EBSCOhost session, while CINAHL could default to the CINAHL Headings Screen, for a separate search session.

To change the default start page:

  1. Log in to EBSCOadmin at

  2. Click the Databases Sub-Tab.

  3. Next to each database, select the desired start page from the Start Page drop-down list.

  4. Click Submit.