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OneSearch: How to Use

A general guide on how to best use OneSearch.

Using Filters

The Filters on the left side of the page can narrow your results to find the most relevant resources for your subject. When you click on one, it will update your results automatically. A few are described below. If you are uncertain about your search, please reach out to library help.

Description of OneSearch filters

describes eds filters lexile range and library location

More on OneSearch

Does OneSearch include everything the library owns?

No. Not everything that is available from the library can be found in OneSearch. There are some databases that may have restrictions on them and are not available in OneSearch. In other cases, there may be technical difficulties between Ebsco, the provider of OneSearch, and the provider of a particular database. It should also be noted that some resources work better in their own interface.

OneSearch is a fine place to start a search, particularly if you only need a few resources. However, more in-depth work will require looking at multiple resources.