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Examples of MIDCAT Search Links

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Links to live MIDCAT search results can easily be inserted into on-line documents. Use the examples below for different types of searches.

AUTHOR SEARCH

Friel Brian      

http://biblio.middlebury.edu/search/a?SEARCH=friel+brian&searchscope=2

TITLE SEARCH

Playboy of the Western World

http://biblio.middlebury.edu/search/t?SEARCH=playboy+of+the+western+world&searchscope=2

SUBJECT SEARCH

Israel (note that all subject headings containing the word "israel" are displayed)

Drinking songs

CALL NUMBER SEARCHES

PN6111 and PN6112


KEYWORD SEARCHES

stuff or dogs


QUALIFIED KEYWORD SEARCHES

Subject

KEYWORD SUBJECT search d:dramatists and interviews
Complex KEYWORD SUBJECT d:Drama or Theater) and d: periodicals
This is also how one can search HRAF numbers. For example:

d: HRAF F1


SPECIFIC RECORD NUMBER
You must remove the check digit from the record number. For example, record number 15926333 would be searched as

http://biblio.middlebury.edu/record=b1592633

GENRE

To search for a genre, such as equipment or laptop, use j?SEARCH={genre} as follows:

http://biblio.middlebury.edu/search/j?SEARCH=equipment&searchscope=2


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