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1-Search Discovery Service: Start Using 1-Search

This is a guide on showing how to use the 1-search

Main features of the new 1-Search box


You can start using the 1-Search on the Library homepage. With 1-Search, you can search out all the available resources (e.g. books, eBooks, journal articles, course reserves materials, documents in the Digital Repository, etc.) from the Library. 

1. Select one search option for your searching first  (The option "LU" & "All" is set by default) 

2. Type the keywords for searching 


Alternatively, you can start from the 1-Search homepage:



Description of the Search Options in the search box:

Search Option Description

To search for books, e-books, articles, journal titles, audio-visual (AV) materials, digital repository etc. 

Course Readings @ Library

To search for the lists of required / suggested course readings by different courses

Journals A-Z To search for journal titles and magazines (but not journal articles) that are subscribed by the Library
Digital Repository To search for Lingnan Archives and scholarly publications of the Lingnan community
Databases A -Z To search for the database that are subscribed by the Library

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