Help: Areas Search

  • Enter your search terms in the Areas search window

  • Your search is executed when you click the Search and Display button

  • Your terms will be searched in the following fields:

    - Geographic Area (e. g. Halifax, Enon Lake, Musquodoboit River)
    - County (e. g. Cumberland County, Victoria County)
    - Mining Districts (e. g. Tangier Gold District, Londonderry Iron District, Pictou Coalfield)

Sample Searches

  • Exact Areas Search
    - click Areas Browse button to see listing of Areas
    - use Go To button to search for your Areas term
    - click Checkbox to select 1 or more Areas term(s)
    - click Add/Back to Search button to add term(s) to Areas search window

  • Mulitple Areas Search

    • to find documents containing all of your Areas, put an & symbol between your terms:

      e. g. halifax&truro finds documents with halifax AND truro in the Areas fields

    • to find documents containing any of your Areas, put a | symbol between the terms:

      e. g. halifax|truro finds documents with halifax OR truro in the Areas fields

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