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Can I search EBSCOhost or EBSCO Discovery Service using words with diacritics?

EBSCOhost and EBSCO Discovery Service can be searched in multiple languages with words that include diacritics, such as an accent mark (é), cedilla (ç), or umlaut (ÿ) when the Diacritic Search setting has been enabled in EBSCOadmin for that profile.

The Diacritic Search setting ensures when searching words with diacritics, they are not ignored and return relevant results. For example: When this setting is turned on, a search for "höra" will return results for the Swedish term for "to listen" instead of returning results for "hora", the Spanish word for "hour".