What is a keyword search?
A keyword search is a search for a word or multiple words in the title or description of collection items. For example:
- Cyclone Tracy
- Snowy Mountains Scheme.
Keyword searches are the quickest and easiest way to search for records on a particular subject, person, place or event.
What information can RecordSearch search?
You can search titles and descriptions of items, series, agencies, persons and organisations.
You can either use a basic search or an advanced search. These tips cover searching on the advanced search screens. For advice on basic searches see the 'help' text in RecordSearch.