Franklin: Penn Libraries Catalog

Franklin: Penn Libraries Catalog

Franklin

Stopwords

Stopwords are words in a search statement that are ignored during the search.

  • There is only one stopword in new Franklin: the
  • Why?: When a user enters a title that begins with the, any record lacking the word the is excluded from search results. (For example, a search of the scarlet letter does not retrieve records having only scarlet letter in the record.)
  • All other words are searchable.