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How to search

Enter the keywords for your topic. If you want to focus your search you can put the words within quotation marks to only search for those terms where they appear as a phrase.

Screenshot demonstrating the use of phrase searching i.e. putting a phrase in quotation marks.

If you’re looking for a particular item you can use the advanced search to make your search very specific.

Screenshot of the advanced search function on Library Search.


You can also use advanced search to widen your results to include citation records for resources that are not available as full text.

Full text filter option on advanced search

Use the filters on the left to narrow down your results, for example by format or date. 

Refinement filters on Library Search
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