# (number sign) retrieves all words beginning with the same root.
TitleExample: galaxies black holes
Any or all words from the title can be used in any order. Truncated searches may be used as well.
AuthorExample: Panofsky, W K H ; panof#
Enter the last name of the author and the first initial, if known. Truncated searches may be used as well.
Simple SearchExample: panofsky magnetism
This search automatically assumes that the words are grouped by "and". Although you can include "and" in the search, if you'd like.
Example: panofsky and magnetism
Example: panofsky and magnetism or any drell
Example: panofsky not magnetism
The browse function shows an alphabetical list for your search word. For example, if you search 'magnetism' in the subject index, a list starting with the closest match to your subject will come up. Example:
The browse function can also be used for author's names, call numbers, & title-word keywords.