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Advanced Search Tips

An Advanced Search provides fill-in boxes and drop-down menus that make searching easy. You can select either as a phrase, any of these,
or all of these.

advanced search boxes

as a phrase: words are searched as a unit (not separately) in the order entered
example: managed health care
will be searched as: "managed health care"
all of these: all the search words must be present in the record
example children divorce
will be searched as children AND divorce
any of these: either some or all of the search terms must be present in a record
example adolescen? youth teenager?
will be searched as adolescent OR adolescents OR youth OR teenager OR teenagers