Last Updated: Mar 22, 2021     Views: 362

How do I search in Library Digitised Collections?

Keyword search

There are many different ways to search for content in Library Digitised Collections, using the keyword search function is a quick, simple way to find content.

Search box

  • Go to the Search Box
  • Enter your search term (eg Dante)
  • Click the 'Search' button

Advanced Search: All collections

Library Digitised Collections' Advanced Search function allows users to construct advanced search queries. These advanced search queries can be made across one, or several collections.

  • Click on 'Advanced Search'
  • Search by all fields or click on the drop down menu to select a category

Advanced search

‌Advanced Search: Single Collection

  • Click 'Clear selection'
  • Select the collection to search
  • Click on drop down menu to select field eg 'creator' type in your search term 'Dante'.
  • Click 'Search'

Advanced searching a single image


Ensure your spelling is correct. Also, try different of types of keywords/search terms eg: flower, flowers, plant, herbal, vegetation.