IGI Global will allow metadata for 131 journals and more than 1,500 reference books to be added to the Base Index of EDS...IGI Global will allow metadata for 131 journals and more than 1,500 reference books to be added to the Base Index of EDSbringing great value to its users looking for science, technical and medical (STM) resources. IGI Global is an international publishing company specializing in scholarly research publications and databases covering all aspects of information science technology utilization and management. The metadata from IGI Global will greatly expand the international STM resources available to EDS users worldwide. Metadata that will be available via EDS include IGI Global's peer reviewed journalsproviding a focus on information/computer science & technology applied to business and public administration, engineering, education, medicine and healthcare and social sciences. The agreement also includes their diverse collection of reference books. The reference books will supply cutting-edge research in information science, business science, medical information science and engineering science from authors and editors from all over the world...Discovery Service creates a unified, customized index of an institution's information resources, and an easy, yet powerful means of accessing all of that content from a single search boxsearching made even more powerful because of the quality of metadata and depth and breadth of coverage. Discovery Service is quickly becoming the discovery selection for many libraries ( http://www.ebscohost.com/discovery/eds-news ), and an obvious partner for content providers...Publishing is the world's premier database aggregator, offering a suite of nearly 300 full-text and secondary research databases. Academic, Medical, K-12, Public Library, Corporate, Government, etc.)...Discovery Service a core collection of locally-indexed metadata creating a unified index of an institution's resources within a single, customizable search point providing everything the researcher needs in one placefast, simple access to the library's full text content, deeper indexing and more full-text searching of more journals and magazines than any other discovery service ( http://www.ebscohost.com/discovery ).