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One click access with the Engineering Village search widget

 
on Fri, 11/21/2014 - 10:03

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The widget is a tiny application that runs on the institution or library website, providing direct access to Engineering Village. Rather than having your patrons search for access clicking through several web pages or sifting through bookmarks, they can use the widget to access Engineering Village quickly and conveniently!

How does it work?

The Search Widget allows 1 click access to Engineering Village from almost anywhere on the web. It provides direct access to Engineering Village content by is entering a search term and click the Search button to produce a list of search results. Also get one click access to the Homepage, online tutorials, help feature and contact form. The Search Widget can be setup to search one or more databases and branded accordingly.

How do I get it?

Installation is easy, just embed the code and insert it into the HTML of your webpage. This iframe can be embedded into your content and will be hosted by Engineering Village. It is compatible with all web browsers and comes in three sizes:

  • Normal: 330px wide and 265px high.
  • Small: 220 px wide and 235 px high
  • Extra Small: 185 px wide and 240 high

Interested? Send an e-mail to EVSearchWidget@elsevier.com so we can help you set up the widget.

Release Date: 
November 21 2014