How to Read Author Search ResultsPresentation Transcript
How to Read the Author Result List
The author results list
is where your search term lands alphabetically in the list.
One specific result of your author search.
The numbered list of results.
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The number of unique authors.
The year of item, if there is only one item for an author.
The number of entries per author.
Example: Barbara Seuling has a pseudonym of “Carrie Austin”. All the books are written by the same person, so the books are lumped under one authoritative name (Barabara Seuling) with the other name (Carrie Austen) pointing to this authoritative name. This entry points to the authoritative name.
Example: there are 16 titles that were written by “Austen, Jane 1775-1817”.
Example: there is only one title for this author, so the title information is given.
Example: Austin Riggs Center For The Study and Treatment of the Neuroses Stockbridge Mass is also commonly known as Austin Riggs Center. This entry points to the other name.