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About One Search: Getting Started

Getting the most out of One Search, refine your search, get full text, advanced options, troubleshooting tips and help.

Basic Search

One Search can be searched the from the Library home page and the widget embedded in various web pages and LibGuides (example right). Or you can go straight to the link

If you're off campus you will see this message:

One Search's message to off campus users

Click on the message and log in with your JCU account to see all JCU subscription content. If you don't have a JCU account some content will not be searchable.

Type your search words (just like Google) press <enter> or click the Search button to display your search results:

One Search Results

Click on the item you want to get full text or link to instructions on getting the item (via the catalogue or inter library loan)

One Search

One Search is a good place to start searching for books, ebooksjournal articles, and our e-journal content all at once.

  • Use the Content Type, Subject Terms and Publication Date options on the left to refine your search.
  • For eBooks  tick 'Full Text Online' and 'Book/eBook'.

One Search is also available on the Library home page.

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