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Online Catalog Tutorials - Basic Searching


Browse Searching

Browse searches look for items which begin with the words you type. Your results will be an alphabetical list of items which surround the word or phrase you typed.
For this search, the catalog searched for all items whose titles began with the words "gone with the wind." The catalog found:
  • GONE WITH THE WIND
  • GONE WITH THE WIND AS BOOK AND FILM
  • GONE WITH THE WIND LETTERS 1936-1949
  • GONE WITH THE WIND MOTION PICTURE
  • etc.
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Back to that Author search for "Brady, Sandy." There were no items with an author named Sandy Brady, but when using the "Browse option this search returns an alphabetical list of items into which "Brady, Sandy" would have fit.
  • BRADY SANDRA K
  • BRADY SCOTT ARLEN
  • BRADY SHARON J
  • BRADY SHELLY 1962-
  • etc.
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