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EBSCO Ideas Portal

This Ideas Portal enables you to share any ideas you have for GOBI, ECM or the upcoming new books ordering platform, as well as vote and comment on any submitted ideas.


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Linda Nilles about 1 year ago in Acquisition Workflow 1 Already exists

Need an "Exclude Fiction" filter

There are a lot of Religious publishers who publish both fiction and non-fiction. Most of the time we are only interested purchasing non-fiction titles. It would be much easier to find titles to purchase if fiction could be filtered out.
Guest 3 months ago in Acquisition Workflow 1 Already exists

Make GOBI Invoices searchable by keyword

I would like it if GOBI's account documentation were searchable by keyword. In my library I often want to look back at how something was invoiced by title, eCollection title, or description. Being able to search by keyword would save me time and h...
Guest 4 months ago in User Interface 1 Already exists

I want to be able to delete our outdated eBooks from "eBooks on EBSCOhost" so I can delete ebooks in OCLC.

We need to be able to delete books from the "eBooks on EBSCOhost" database when we get newer editions of medical books, books with multiple editions, etc. Accred. agencies don't like students to access old, outdated materials.
Jo Shimmin 9 months ago in eBook Management 1 Already exists

Add subject heading filters to search refinement

In addition to the existing ways to refine a search, adding a section for subject headings would be useful to quickly choose or eliminate items that are and are not relevant to the goal of the search.
Sara Carman about 1 year ago in User Interface 1 Already exists

Possibility to expand the single line display to full record

Please add the possibility to expand the single line display for a title to full record view. This way I can browse easily through all titles and also get all information I need when I see an interesting title. Now I have to go to back to brief or...
Susanne van Rijn over 1 year ago in  3 Already exists

Please add Jewish Studies to your Diversity, Equity & Inclusion by Subject lists.

Given the long, global, and uninterrupted history of anti-Jewish racism, not to mention today's rise in antisemitism world-wide, but especially in the United States, it's strange that you don't have a Jewish studieslist.
Guest over 1 year ago in Content 2 Already exists

Search by POL

I would like to be able to search for a selection after the order is in by the POL number assigned.
Sharon Whittle 12 months ago in Acquisition Workflow / User Interface 1 Already exists

DEI Purchase Request

Please add current, popular (non-academic) DEI-focused materials in all formats. Suggested authors: Dr. Nika White (Inclusion Uncomplicated: A Transformative Guide To Simplify DEI) and Mary-Frances Winters (Inclusive Conversations: Fostering Equit...
Terry Palacios over 1 year ago in Content 1 Already exists

Templates configuration

Many in the library are using templates for selecting titles. It would be very useful, if we could determine fields that have to be filled in, before sending the titles via GOBI Express.
Guest over 1 year ago in Selection Workflow 0 Already exists