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3) Find Books & E-Books: Advanced Search

A University of Lethbridge Library guide to finding books and e-books.

Performing an Advanced Search of the Catalogue

To begin, under the search tab on the library's homepage, select "Library Catalogue" to display the library catalogue search box.

Next, select "Advanced Keyword" under the search box to display the advanced catalogue search page.

The advanced search lets you perform more complex searches, which may return more relevant results than a basic search. Here is an overview of the advanced search page:

Once you have entered your search terms and selected search fields, Boolean operators, and limiters, click on "Submit" to display your results.

For more information on field-specific searching, subject headings, Boolean operators, truncation, and wildcards, visit our search tips page.

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