The Full Text Search provides search
on research journals of NISCAIR.
Here is a basic help that
would be conducive in performing the search.The search text has to be
written in the text box provided on the search page. If there is any
ambiguity in the exact word then it can be searched for from the Help
file made for Advance Search.
At its simplest, a query can be
just a word or a phrase. But with the tips on this page, you can
expand the focus of your query to give you more complete
|Look for words with the same
prefix. For example, in the query text box type med* to find
medicine,medicinal and so on.
|Search with the keyword NEAR,
rather than AND,for words close to each other. For
example, both of these queries, medicine and yoga
and medicine near yoga , look for the words medicine
on the same page. But with NEAR , the returned pages
are ranked in order of proximity: The closer together the words are,
the higher the rank of that page.
|Refine your queries with the AND NOT keywords to exclude certain text
from your search. For example, if you want to find all instances of
medicine but not yoga , write the following query: medicine AND
|Add the OR keyword to find all
instances of either one word or another, for example: medicine OR
|Put quotation marks around keywords. For instance,
if you type the following query: "medicine near
yoga". This will literally look for the complete
phrase medicine near yoga. But if you type the same query
without the quotation marks: wound near healing. This searches all
documents for the words medicine and