This form allows you to carry out an advanced search within our already inventoried collections.
You can search on multiple fields simultaneously. Furthermore, for the title, keywords and dates, it is possible to carry out a search on the basis of incomplete terms using an asterisk (*).
Example: 'coal' will allow you to retrieve entries containing the term 'coal', 'coalfield', 'coalbox', etc.
On the results page, you can further refine your search using different filters.
Fields are displayed according to the chosen collection. If you want to see all fields, don't choose a collection.
Theme: research based on the top-level collection.
Identifier: if you know the item's identifier.
Keyword: General field where you can enter a term to be searched everywhere.
Title: search in the words of the document title. You can write multiple title terms in any order; however, the search engine only considers whole words (no asterisk (*)).
Taxonomic fields : Enter name of the taxon(asterisk (*) allowed)
Type: Choose one of the taxonomic types in the list.
Sex: Choose one value in the list.
Life stage: Enter a value.
Object type, Age, Materials, Ethnic group, Instrument family: Enter a value (an integer for age).
UUID: if you know the UUID.
Media type : Choose one of the media types.
Boxes : Check Boxes if you want to limit your search to complete boxes
Date of collect: research based on a year or a range of years. Examples: '1974' (all documents dating from 1974), '1974-1979' (all documents in this range of years), '197*' (all documents between 1970 and 1979), '19**' (all documents between 1900 and 1999).
Country of collect : Enter name of the country (name may depend on the language).