Explora

Ensure student and educator success with EBSCO’s interface for schools and public libraries. Designed to meet the unique needs of its users, Explora supports both student research and classroom instruction with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality.

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A tailored research experience for your users

Multiple versions of the Explora interface provide unique, age-appropriate content for primary schools, secondary schools and public libraries. This also includes an Educator’s Edition which offers lesson plans, support materials, and professional development resources.

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Explora has a nice, slick interface that’s intuitive and simple to use.

Jessica Gilcreast , School Librarian
Bedford High School

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Other Explora Features

  • Option to include your EBSCO eBooks subscription
  • Reading level indicators (Lexile Measures) to simplify discovery of texts that match students’ reading abilities
  • Text-to-speech for HTML articles to assist auditory learners and those learning English
  • Full-text translation in more than 30 languages for HTML articles
  • COPPA compliancy, meaning EBSCO won’t ask users for personal information
  • Ability to save search results in password-protected personal folders
  • Ability to view, save, print and email citations in many different formats
  • Google Classroom integration, allowing educators to quickly share content with students
  • Curriculum Standards Module (U.S. and Canada) to help educators correlate EBSCO content quickly to curriculum standards
  • Optimized experience for school database packages and popular library resources
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