Discovery searches multiple library resources with one search, including print and e-books, documents, periodical articles, and newspapers. Some resources may be fulltext, others may be citation only.
The Core Databases (default search setting) contain over 20 databases such as the Hewes Library catalog, I-Share catalog, Academic Search Complete, PsycINFO, JSTOR and Business Source Premier, among others.
See the "All Databases" choice on the Advanced Search screen of Discovery to select individually from over 90 databases, or choose "Select All in Group" button to search all the sources at one time. Be sure to "Save Changes" before conducting a search. Please note: the ALL search may take up to 30+ seconds to complete.
COMBINE keyword concepts with AND:
coffee AND tea
**This search finds records with both words present. AND should be capitalized.
Search for SYNONYMNS with OR:
world OR global
**This search finds records with at least one of these words present. OR should be capitalized.
Combine PHRASES with quotation marks:
**This search finds this phrase exactly as written.
TRUNCATION: “ * ” replaces any number of characters and will find all forms of a word's root: