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Legal Information Reference Center - Basic Searching

The Basic Search screen is the default search screen in Legal Information Reference Center and offers keyword searching as well as the ability to browse by category, browse popular sources, and browse start-up information by state.

To create a Basic Search:

  1. From the Basic Search Screen, enter your search terms in the Find field and click Search.

    basic search screen

    A Result List of articles that match your search is displayed.

    result list screen
  2. Click on the title to view the article details screen, or click the full-text link to view the complete article. Hover your cursor over the preview preview icon icon to view article details, or click the folder folder icon icon to save the article to your personal folder.

Notes:

  • The Find field is displayed above the Result List.  Your search terms, limiters, and expanders are retained.
  • To revise your search, you can apply the limiters under Refine Results. Click the Show More link to view all available limiters and expanders.
  • If you click the Legal Information Reference Center logo, you are returned to the Basic Search page with all your search terms cleared and any configured search parameters reset.
  • If you click the Advanced Search link, you are taken to the Advanced Search Screen with all your search terms cleared and any configured search parameters reset.