Skip to content
Penn State University Libraries

Search Widgets

These selected database search widgets help bring library resources to the sites you use the most.  Use the code provided below to place the search widget on any web page including Angel, iGoogle, blogs, and more.

Don't see the widget you need? Let us know — we can create custom widgets to suit your needs.



EBSCOhost app for iPhone/iPad and Android

illustration - EBSCOhost iPad, iPhone, iPod App

The EBSCOhost App lets you:

  • Choose which databases to search
  • Limit results to full text or peer reviewed
  • Sort by relevance or date
  • Retrieve full text results in HTML and/or PDF formats
  • Save results for offline access at a later date
  •  Email results to self or others
  • Retrieve their most recent 25 search results
  • Browse a “cover flow” display of search results

Instructions for installing the app


E-Journal Search

Get the code for the e-journal search widget

Search the library's e-journal collection.

Search e-journals




Lion Search

Get the code for the Lion Search widget

Search the Pennsylvania State University Libraries using LionSearch.