Search Options

The following topics discuss the search options available:


Advanced Searching - Search using a more complex method

Browse Virtual Shelf* - View items 'on the shelf'

Search Academic Reserves* - Search Departments, Courses, and related Instructors

Search Britannica* - Search related articles using Britannica

Search Magazines Articles* - Search related articles using EBSCO

Search Newspaper Articles* - Search related news articles using NewsBank

Search Reading Levels* - Search Lexile and Accelerated Reader reading programs

Search World Book* -  Search the subscribed databases using World Book

Search using Shortcuts - Get quicker results with these shortcuts

Search Suggestions - Frequent searches populate this listing

Tags - Tag and find your favorites

View Layout Options -  View your search results as a list or flow

View Title Details - View all the information 'behind' the title


*This feature is available if enabled by your library.


Narrowing Results

Searching All Locations - Search selected locations instead of your entire library network

Refining Results - Use filters to narrow your search results to specific refinements, such as Series, Publication Year, etc.

Sort By - Change the order of your search results using Author, Newly Added, and more.



Saving Results

Save a Search - Save a search from your search results

Saved Searches - View your saved searches in your Account

Save to a List - Save items from your search results to a list

Saved Lists - View your saved lists in your Account