When performing a search, you can enter any words
or string of words you wish. The and, or
and not operators, can be used to narrow
or broaden searches. To search for a phase that
may contain any of the above operators, enclose
the phase in quotes (i.e. "agencies and programs").
Searches are case sensitive. For best results
use all lower case.
more advanced searches please look over the
Wildcards and Truncation
and * can
be used for Wildcards
? can be
used for any one specific character
* can be
used for zero or more characters
to get memories, memory, memorial
to get memory
searching can be used to find items with words
within a particular range of each other.
-- selects documents containing specific search
terms. Items whose search terms are not within
1000 words of each other are not included in
-- selects items that include all the words
you specify which are within the same paragraph.
To search for three or more words, you must
use the paragraph operator between each word.
soldiers <paragraph> military