Research Starters provide quick summaries of EBSCO Discovery Service' most popular topics. Research Starters can be enabled from Search Configuration and will be included in your EDS API search results, whenever available. If a Research Starter is available, it will always appear as the first search result in the list.
Enable Research Starters
In order for Research Starters to be enabled, your EDS API search credentials must be properly configured.
Within 'Search Configuration', click the 'EDS API' tile
Click on the 'Placards' tab
Make sure that 'Enable Research Starters' is checked
Click SAVE CONFIGURATION
Add a Research Starter to a Bento Box
Prior to adding a Research Starter to a Bento Box, EDS API search must be configured, and Research Starters must be enabled.
- Navigate to the /multisearch Landing Page
Click CUSTOMIZE THIS PAGE
Click the + button in the top right corner of the panel you'd like to add the Research Starter to
Click Bento Search in the left-hand menu
Click Add a Bento Box
Click on the 'Select a Bento Box' dropdown menu to expand it
Select 'Research Starters' under 'EDS Search'
Provide a title for the Bento Box
Click SAVE to add the Research Starter as a Bento Box