Common search fields and mnemonics

 
Common search fields and mnemonics
 
 

Common search fields:

Field

Field Code

Example

Abstract

AB

AB(food)

Author

AU

AU (smith)

Date of publication

PD

PD(20051231)

Document feature

DF

DF(maps)

Document ID/Accession number

AN

AN(123)

Document title

TI

TI(food)

Document type

DTYPE

DTYPE(literature review)

Full Text

FT

FT(food)

ISBN

ISBN

ISBN(0205189997)

search with or without hyphens

ISSN

ISSN

ISSN(10673881)

ISSN(1067-3881)

Issue

ISS

ISS(23)

Language

LA

LA(french)

Location as subject

LOC

LOC(france)

Person as subject

PER

PER(smith)

Publication title

PUB

PUB(wall street journal)

Source Type

STYPE

STYPE(newspapers)

Subject heading

SU

SU(higher education)

Tag

TAG

TAG(benefits)

Volume

VO

VO(85)

Year of publication

YR

YR(2005