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Beginning this summer, we are working to upgrade the research experience by making ongoing improvements to our Research Guides.
You may encounter changes in the look and feel of the Research Guides website along with structural changes to our existing guides.
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OneSearch covers all subject areas and includes a vast amount of resources in many formats. Use its search box to look for article citations, books, articles, and other resources.
Library resources may also be found by searching these links:
Start with OneSearch
Use OneSearch to find books, journal articles, newspapers, streaming video, and more in the FAU library. For more information, see the following videos:
General Search Tips
Be specific for best results, e.g., photography during the civil war, not just civil war.
Refining your search:
After entering a search, use the facets on the left to narrow the results
target only peer-reviewed articles
show only items with Full Text available online
include/exclude newspaper articles, books, journal articles, and more
limit your results by date, language, format or subject
Expanding your search
Mark the facet on the left labeled "Add results beyond your library's collection" to search more places and include items not found in FAU Libraries. For items not available in the FAU Libraries collections, click on the title and scroll down to "Request document through ILLiad" to place an interlibrary loan request for the item (Pre-registration required to use this service).
More Search Tips