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How do I enable and configure Browse By Discipline in Publication Finder?

Nearly 70 disciplines, determined by EBSCO, are available to Browse By Discipline within Publication Finder. This simplified subject browse with built-in searching allows users to easily find publications related to a particular topic.

Browse By Discipline can be enabled and configured by using EBSCOadmin and following the directions below.

To enable Browse by Discipline in Publication Finder:

  1. Log into EBSCOadmin at http://eadmin.ebscohost.com

  2. Select the EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS) or Publication Finder profile from the Choose Profile drop-down menu for which you would like to enable Browse By Discipline.

  3. Click the Viewing Publications sub-tab.

  4. To the right of Browse by Discipline, select Modify.

  5. Set the Display Browse by Discipline Module parameter to Yes.

  6. Click Submit to save your changes.

 

To configure Discipline Limited Searching:

  1. On the Searching sub-tab, click the Modify link to the right of Configure Discipline Limited Searching.

  2. Check the box in the Show column for each discipline you would like to be available on the EDS or Publication Finder interface.

  3. Set the Default to On for each discipline you would like to be defaulted to selected on the interface.

  4. Click Submit to save your changes.

To configure Discipline Limited Searching in EBSCO Discovery Service, click here.