Using AIPs in Quick search

You can do the following with an Article in Press (AIP)Closed in a Quick search:

Include AIPs with all other types of documents in a Quick search

  1. On the Quick search page, use the Search box(es) to enter your search term(s) and set up your search query as desired.
  2. From the Databases drop-down, select the Compendex database check box.
  3. From the Document type drop-down, accept the default of All Document types.
  4. Select other limits or sort specifications as desired.
  5. Click the magnifying glass icon to run your search.
  6. Your results will include documents with the Article in Press document type.

Retrieve only AIPs in a Quick search

  1. On the Quick search page, use the Search box(es) to enter your search term(s) and set up your search query as desired.
  2. From the Databases drop-down, select the Compendex database check box.
  3. From the Document type drop-down, select Article in Press.
  4. Select other limits or sort specifications as desired.
  5. Click the magnifying glass icon to run your search.
  6. Your search results contain only documents with the Article in Press designation.
NoteAdditionally, you can display only AIPs by using the Refine results pane as described in steps 6, 7, and 8 in the next procedure. In the following scenario, click Limit to instead of Exclude.

Refine a Quick search to exclude AIPs

  1. On the Quick search page, use the Search box(es) to enter your search term(s) and set up your search query as desired.
  2. From the Databases drop-down, select the Compendex database check box.
  3. From the Document type drop-down, accept the default of All Document types.
  4. Select other limits or sort specifications as desired.
  5. Click the magnifying glass icon to run your search.
  6. To exclude AIPs, scroll down the Refine results pane on the left to Document type, and click to display all available document types.
  7. Select Article in Press. (The number in parentheses reflects the number of AIPs included in your results.)
  8. Scroll to either the top or bottom of the Refine results pane, and click Exclude. The system removes AIPs from your search query, and your total number of results is reduced by the number of AIPs removed.

Search for AIPs by publication year

You might want to search for AIPs from a certain publication year.

  1. In any of the above procedures, before completing the search query, use the date drop-downs to specify a beginning and ending year. For example, to limit your search to only AIPs published in 2017, select 2017 from both drop-downs.
  2. Follow the rest of your search procedure as described above, and click the magnifying glass icon to run your search.

Your results contain only AIPs from the year specified.

 

 

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