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Using the Flipster Result List

Flipster search results include links to the most recent issue of a magazine title.

Flipster result list

Results Display

Results Display – The magazines that were found are displayed in the center of the Result List Screen. You can also access the Relevance, Page Options, and Share drop-down menus from the Results column.

  • The number of Search Results in your list is displayed at the top of the middle column.

  • The Title link takes you to the viewer to read the magazine.

  • Relevance – Click this link to select one of the following Result List sorting options: Title, Date Newest, Date Oldest, or Random.

  • Page Options – Click this link to view the page display options.

  • Share – Click this link to view alerting, linking and bookmarking options.

  • Navigate through pages of your results using the hyperlinked page number and Next links at the bottom of the Result List.

Page Options

Use this drop-down menu to customize how your Result List page is displayed.

Note: The setting currently being used is highlighted with a yellow box.

To set your Page Options:

  • Result Format - Select a Result List format. Flipster's default view is Detailed.

  • Results per page - Select the number of results per page you would like displayed.

  • Page Layout - Select your desired column layout for the Result List.

page options drop-down menu
Share Menu

To use the Share menu:

  • Add to folder - Add the search to the folder as a persistent link to a search.

  • Create an alert - Create a search alert e-mail or an RSS feed right from the Result List, even if you are not signed in to My EBSCOhost.

  • Use Permalink - Highlight the link text and copy using your browser's copy function. You can immediately paste the link into a web site, document or e-mail.

    You can also store links to your EBSCOhost pages to social bookmarking sites such as dig,, Technorati, bloglines, etc.

share drop-down menu