Access EBSCOhost on your iPhone/iTouch

EBSCOmobileThe database provider EBSCO have recently released an iPhone/iPad app for their search interface EBSCOhost.

This free app will allow you to search for and download articles from the key business and economics databases Business Source Premier and EconLit from your iPhone or iTouch.

Once you’ve downloaded the EBSCOhost app from the App Store you will need to authenticate yourself as a Warwick user. To do this follow the steps below:

  • Go to the Database List on the Library website and choose EconLit. If you are off-campus you will need to log in.
  • Scroll to the bottom of the EBSCOhost homepage there click the “EBSCOhost iPhone/iTouch Application” link
  • Enter your email address into the pop-up box (it doesn’t need to be your Warwick account)
  • You will be sent an email with an authentication link in it; to validate this, access the email on your mobile device and follow the link.

Now you’re all set up to search, browse and save articles from Business Source Premier and EconLit when you’re on the move.

More information about the EBSCOhost iPhone/iTouch app and the forthcoming Android app can be found on the EBSCO Mobile site.

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