Basic Search is a simple interface that allows you to enter and search any word or phrase, similar to a Google search. Head to the library homepage and use the search box to conduct a basic search.
On the right side of the search bar, a drop-down menu is available that allows you to select the kind of search you prefer. These options are as follows:
Choose the option that best reflects your research or information need.
||Select this option for results that include articles, books, and other materials owned or licensed by UVic.
|Books & Media
||Select this option for results that exclude articles. This option narrows your results.