Federated Search

As of April 2020, the cost-recovery Federated Search service has been folded into OCLS's publicly-funded eResources Management service. Full support for the acquisition, licensing, and management of the online resources previously handled under Federated Search (listed below) will continue under the eResources Management banner.

For more information about the transition, please see the OCLS news item published on January 6th, 2020, "Federated Search Folded into eResources Management in 2020/21."

Products previously handled under the Federated Search service include the following.

  • EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS), including Full Text Finder (FTF, which is a combination of the products formerly known as A to Z and Link Source), EHIS, and EDS Custom Catalog; EBSCO's Cloud Services
  • EBSCO's Curriculum Builder
  • ProQuest's Ex Libris products and former Serials Solutions products, including 360 products (360 Core, Link, MARC Updates, and Search), and Summon