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Enabling and Disabling the "Research Tips" feature on Explora

If you wish, you may add or remove the floating "Research Tips" box from your Explora profile for secondary schools.

To enable the feature:

  1. Log in to EBSCOadmin.
  2. Choose Profile from the drop-down list. It will be either Explora Secondary Schools (sr_ic) or Explora Canada Secondary Schools (ehcs).
  3. Click Branding tab.
  4. Scroll down to Bottom Branding section and click Modify.

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  5. Click Add New Branding.

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  6. Type a name for your branding version in the field provided.
  7. Select HTML as your Type of Text.
  8. Add the following HTML code in the field provided:
    <script id="lexil-app" data-placard="n" data-float="y" src="//widgets.ebscohost.com/prod/openaccess/explorainfolit/lexil.js"></script>
    Note: If you have existing bottom branding, simply add the HTML code above or below the existing HTML.
  9. For Show on the following Screens, place a check in the boxes beside Basic Result List and Advanced Result List.
  10. Click Submit.

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To disable the feature:

  1. Log in to EBSCOadmin.
  2. Choose Profile from the drop-down list. It will be either Explora Secondary Schools (sr_ic) or Explora Canada Secondary Schools (ehcs).
  3. Click Branding tab.
  4. Scroll down to Bottom Branding section.
  5. Change Bottom Branding Version to "None."
  6. Click Submit.

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