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Which fields can be searched using the "Select a Field" drop-down list?

On EBSCO interfaces, database-specific Help provides information on which default fields and/or searchable fields are available with a database. From any of the search screens, click the database help icon (question mark) and choose Searchable Fields.

While they vary in the EBSCOhost databases, the default fields that are searched in most include all authors, all subjects, all keywords, all title information (including source title) and all abstracts. If an abstract is not available, the first 1,500 characters of the HTML full text of the article are searched.