Franklin: Penn Libraries Catalog

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Subject Heading Keyword


Subject heading keyword searches are not left anchored; they are keyword searches of the subject fields. There are several ways to do subject searches:

Select Subject Heading Keyword from the pull-down menu in the Basic Search

  • Enter Search terms, terms must be in the subject fields of the record

      france revolution finds records with france AND revolution in the subject fields.
  • If your search gets too many results, use the Subject or Classification limits to narrow your search.

Select Keyword Expert from the Basic Search menu

  • subject:"personal narratives" - searches this phrase in the subject fields of a record
  • subject:(education and discrimination) - searches both words in the subject fields of a record

Use the Full Advanced Search (Click on Advanced Search Tab)


  See Advanced Search Tab
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