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Advanced Search


The Advanced Search function allows you to input particular criteria to make your results more exact. You may use any combination of one or more search fields to limit your search. The more fields you use, the smaller your result set will be. To reset the search screen, click the Clear button. Note: not all of these advanced search fields are available for all products in Music Online

Search Title Search for a specific title in the Title field. The title field searches for any title in the database. You can also click Select Terms for a complete listing of titles in the database. Just click the title you want to find, and click Add Terms. This will automatically put the title into the title search field so all you need to do next is click Search.

Search Author: Search for a specific author in the author field. Just enter the name in the field and click Search. You can also click Select Terms for a complete listing of authors in the database.

Search Publisher:Search for a specific publisher in the publisher field. Just enter the publisher's name in the field and click Search. You can also click Select Terms for a complete listing of publisher terms in the database.

Search Publication Date: Search for dates in a range, ie. searching between 1955 and 1965 will retrieve all titles whose publication date is in that range.

Search All Subjects: Search for any subject in the database, including all of the subject types listed below.

Search Instrument: Search for a specific instrument in the instrument search field. You can also click Select Terms for a complete listing of instruments in the database. Just click the instrument you want to find, and click Add Terms. This will automatically put the instrument into the instrument search field

Search Person: You can also click Select Terms for a complete listing of People in the database. This will search across all people except for authors, which has a separate search above.

Search Genre: Search for a specific genre in the genre search field. You can also click Select Terms for a complete listing of Genres in the database. Just click the genre you want to find, and click Add Terms. This will automatically put the genre into the genre search field so all you need to do next is click Search.

Search Ensemble: Search for a specific ensemble in the ensemble search field. You can also click Select Terms for a complete listing of ensembles in the database. Just click the ensemble you want to find, and click Add Terms. This will automatically put the ensemble into the ensemble search field so all you need to do next is click Search.

Search Organization: Search for a specific organization in the organization search field. You can also click Select Terms for a complete listing of organizations in the database. Just click the organization you want to find, and click Add Terms. This will automatically put the organization into the organization search field so all you need to do next is click Search.

Search Place: Search for a specific location in the place search field. You can also click Select Terms for a complete listing of locations in the database. Just click the place you want to find, and click Add Terms. This will automatically put the location into the place search field so all you need to do next is click Search.