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    360 KB: eBooks databases from EBSCOhost: Database Name Change -- November 2018

    What is happening to the name of the EBSCO eBook databases?

    Many of the eBook databases from the provider EBSCOhost are named incorrectly.

    Therefore, we will be changing the database name in the Knowledgebase. The content of the database, and the database ID ([DBID]), will remain the same.

    This change will take effect on November 26. 2018:

    Current Database Name Database Code New Database Name
    eBook University Press Collection EBZNK eBook Subscription University Press Collection - North America
    eBook Academic Subscription Collection - North America -VX eBook Academic Collection - North America
    eBook Academic Subscription Collection - Worldwide XI1 eBook Academic Collection - Worldwide
    eBook Business Collection C~9 eBook Business Collection - North America
    eBook Academic Comprehensive Collection - North America DUGUG eBook Comprehensive Academic Collection - North America
    eBook Arabic Collection AQUDJ eBook Arabic Collection - Worldwide
    eBook History Collection O40 eBook History Collection - North America
    Hiperkitap G-U Hiperkitap (eBook Collection) - Worldwide
    eBook Religion Collection O5- eBook Religion Collection - Worldwide
    eBook Education Collection ALLRM eBook Education Collection  - Worldwide 
    eBook BusinessCore Collection 5O0 eBook Subscription BusinessCore  - Worldwide
    eBook EngineeringCore Collection 5O-
    eBook ITCore Collection 5O. eBook Subscription ITCore - Worldwide
    eBook Clinical Collection 4T. eBook Clinical Collection - Worldwide
    eBook Classics Collection ACRYV eBook EBSCO eClassics Collection
    eBook Nursing Collection CABXF eBook Nursing Collection - Worldwide
    eBook Subscription Canadian Collection 4R. eBook Canadian Collection
    eBook Subscription K-8 Collection 4V. eBook K-8 Collection  - North America
    eBook Subscription High School Collection 4U. eBook High School Collection - North America
    Community College Subscription Collection -VQ eBook Community College Collection  - Worldwide

     

    Actions you may need to take:

    • If you are a 360 MARC Updates client and have requested the custom specification that adds the database name as it appears in the Client Center/Intota to MARC records, you can expect to see some change records when you get your MARC records after November 26.
    • If your library uses a third-party service (such as EBSCO A-Z, etc.), custom scripts to manage data, or other non-ProQuest tools that require the database name to function, you should note the change in ProQuest's database name in order to retain the proper relationship/mapping between those tools.

     


    • Article last edited: 26-OCT-2018
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