Advanced Search Tips

How does advanced search work?


  • If you want to search for a word group, you can search it in quotes (“”).


        diabetes mellitus

heavy metal pollution
         “Paul WILLIAMS”


  • If you want to search for an article, by publication year;

            title:mimari AND pubyear:2016



  • The AND (in capital letters) word lists articles in which both word/phrases are common in the same field.


        Women AND “Political Institutions”

“tourism development” AND economy


  • The OR (in capital letters) word lists the results of any of the two words/phrases.


“high school student” (class OR personality) (If you do not include parentheses, lists the results containing the word “high school student class” or “personality”.)


  • You can use “+, -” to increase or decrease the search results.


Chemistry  +education -teachers


  • If you can’t remember how it was written of the word you are looking for, you can add star (*) to the word. When the star is added the system will return results that will complement the searched word.


            Nucl* Energy Sources

            latit*  (The results will be latite, latitude, latitudinal)


  • If you want the search on article titles you can use the word “title:”.


            title: “Allergic Symptoms”

    title: “Optimum Bucking Method”


  • If you want to filter by searching the author name in the search results, you can add the word “author:” to your search.


            author:Alexander

            title:Innovations AND author:Elena



  • For searching by ISSN number and DOI number, you can search directly by typing.


            2636-784X

        2619-9831


            10.33715/inonusaglik.579960


  • If you want to search by institution of the author, add “institution:” tag.

    institution: Marmara
    institution: "Middle East Technical University"


  • Other Search Methods:


abstract: “Effect of Vitamin E on ...”

keywords: “Flexible working”