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What is a browse screen?
A browse screen displays when multiple records are retrieved. When there are no matches on the search criteria a browse screen of nearby entries displays.
Single Record Display
 
 
A single record displays when your search criteria matches only one record. The record will show all of the bibliographic data (author, title, publisher, etc.) about the item you are viewing. This display will also show the location of the item, how many copies libraries own, and the status of those items (call number, available, checked out).
 
Limit/SortWhat is a Limit/Sort?
How do I Limit/Sort?
Year of publication
Format
Language
Publisher
Location
Words in Author/Title/Subject
Sorting by year
What is a Limit/Sort?
The limit/sort feature can be used after you have completed an Author, Title, or Subject search. It can help you narrow your search to retrieve fewer, more relevant materials. You may limit by several kinds of criteria as well as sort your results by date so that the most recent items appear at the top of your results list.
How do I Limit/Sort?  
After you have completed an Author, Title or Subject search:
Click on the Limit/Sort button
Set the criteria you wish to limit by; It is possible to select multiple values when limiting your searches for Material Type, Language, or Location. For Windows users press <Ctrl> and use your mouse. For Mac users press <Cmd> and use your mouse.
More than one limit can be applied to your search
To sort your results by date, check the "Sort Results by Year" box at the bottom of the form
Click on the Limit/Sort button at the bottom of the page
Year of publication

To limit your results to items published before or after a certain year, fill in the after box:

To limit results to a specific year or range of years, fill in both boxes.

Format

Choose a format from the drop down menu to limit your search to a particular material.
Book
Large Print
Video
DVD
Book on Tape
Book on CD
Book on MP3
Digital Image
Kit
Magazine
Map
Music CD
Music LP/Cassette
Music MP3
Music Score
Print Image
Electronic Resource
Ebook
3-D Object
eAudio
Language

Choose a language from the drop-down menu to limit your search to a particular language.
Any
English
French
German
Italian
Spanish
Japanese
Chinese
Russian
Hebrew
Yiddish
Publisher
Enter a name of a publisher in the search box for publisher, such as "Scholastic" or "Knopf."

Location
This limit allows you to restrict your search results to a specific eiNetwork library.

Words in Author/Title/Subject
This feature allows you to limit your current search further by a keyword in the title, author or subject. You may enter any part of an author's name, words in a title or a word from a subject heading. But be careful here…be sure to change the label in the pull down menu to indicate the type of words you are entering.
For example:
Do a title search for Wedding​.
Click on the Limit/Sort button.
Choose "book on tape" in the Format field.
In the Words in the…Title/Author/Subject pull down menu, choose Words in Author and type "Garwood." Your result should be an item record for Julie Garwood's The Wedding on audio.
If you have trouble with the "words in the…title, author, subject" limit, try doing the search in the Advanced Keyword Search.
Sorting by year
This feature displays items the most recent items first. To sort your results, check the Sort results by year and click the Limit/Sort button.
 
Modify SearchWhat is a modify search?
How do I modify my search?
Year of publication
Format
Language
Publisher
Location
Search and Sort
Fun Tip
What is a modify search?
The modify search button can only be used after a Keyword Search. It contains the same limit functions as Limit/Sort, but it allows you to add additional keywords to your search statement and sort your results by date or alphabetically.
How do I modify my search?  
Remember-in advanced keyword searching you can apply limits before you submit your search.
After you've completed a Keyword search:
Click on the Modify Search button
Add any additional keywords you want
Set the criteria you wish to limit by; It is possible to select multiple values when limiting your searches for Material Type, Language, or Location. For Windows users press <Ctrl> and use your mouse. For Mac users press <Cmd> and use your mouse.
More than one limit can be applied to your search
To sort your results by date or in alphabetical order, click on the pull-down menu in the Search and sort box
Click on Search
Year of publication

To limit your results to items published before or after a certain year, fill in the after box:

To limit results to a specific year or range of years, fill in both boxes.

Format

Choose a format from the drop down menu to limit your search to a particular material.
Any
Book
Large Print
Video
DVD
Book on Tape
Book on CD
Book on MP3
Digital Image
Kit
Map
Music CD
Music LP/Cassette
Music MP3
Music Score
Print Image
Electronic Resource
Ebook
3-D Object
eAudio
Language

Choose a language from the drop-down menu to limit your search to a particular language.
Any
English
French
German
Italian
Spanish
Japanese
Chinese
Russian
Hebrew
Yiddish
Publisher
Enter a name of a publisher in the search box for publisher, such as "Scholastic" or "Knopf."

Location
This limit allows you to restrict your search results to a specific eiNetwork library.

Search and Sort
This feature allows you to click on the drop menu and choose to sort your items by date (most recent titles first) or in alphabetical order.
Fun Tip - browse a list of videos, DVDs, etc. at your library 
Sometimes you just want to see a list of videos, DVDs, books on tape, etc., that a particular library owns. Keep in mind, the lists could be quite long for a larger library!

For example:
You want to locate a list of DVD titles, at the Wilkinsburg Public Library.
In the search box, type an asterisk *
Click on pull-down menu from the Format box and choose "DVD."
Limit your location to your favorite library by clicking on the pull-down menu in the location box.
The results will automatically be sorted by date, the most recent first, but you can choose to sort alphabetically, by clicking on the pull-down menu in the Search and sort box.
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