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Encore OPAC - Advanced Search

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Encore OPAC - Advanced Search

  1. 1. Encore OPACOctober 2011 Update<br />
  2. 2. The Encore OPAC upgrade adds some new features to the library catalog.<br />
  3. 3. One of the biggest changes<br />is the addition of<br />Advanced Search.<br />
  4. 4. The Advanced Search link is located directly under the search box on our OPACs...<br />
  5. 5. …and in the results pages.<br />
  6. 6. Advanced search lets you search Keyword, Title, Author, or Subject.<br />
  7. 7. Combine terms with<br />AND – OR – NOT<br />boolean logic.<br />
  8. 8. Limit by Format.<br />
  9. 9. Limit by Collection.<br />
  10. 10. Limit by Location.<br />
  11. 11. Let’s do a search for cats and limit to DVD and VHS.<br />
  12. 12. Click the dropdown menu to Limit by Format.<br />Choose DVD.<br />
  13. 13. Now we need to add another Format box.<br />Click the plus sign.<br />
  14. 14. Click the dropdown menu to Limit by Format.<br />This time, choose videocassette.<br />
  15. 15.
  16. 16. We’re searching for items with the keyword Cat.<br />
  17. 17. And we’re limiting our results to DVD and videocassette.<br />
  18. 18. Click Search.<br />
  19. 19. Here’s our results list for 106 videos/DVDs related to Cats.<br />
  20. 20. Encore OPACOctober 2011 Update<br />

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