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Help: Brief Citations

The Brief Citations page displays summaries, or brief citations, of the results of your search. The number of hits (i.e. the number of times the search term or expression occurs in the database) and the number of records retrieved by your search appear near the top of the screen.

Each Brief Citation contains the following information (when available):

From the Brief Citations page, you can select up to 25 brief citations to e-mail to yourself and/or others.

From the Brief Citations page, you can move to the Full Citation(s) for multiple or single records.

To view a single record:

To view multiple records:

If you have customized your search results to display the entries retrieved in the form of subsets, you can move back and forth between subsets using the Next and Previous buttons. Using the boxes provided next to these buttons, you can also modify the number of records you wish to display in the next or previous subset and, in addition, the Brief Citations entry number at which you would like the next or previous subset to start.