Optimal Search Template: Choose "Criticism & Reference" then "Criticism"
Default Connector: phrase-search
Possible Connectors: AND, OR, NOT
Truncation: Asterisk: e.g. motiv*
Proximity Searching: near.# e.g. dog near.5 cat
Formal Subject Searching: YES. Use "select from a list" at right of "Subject" box.
Key Feature: TEXTS" file offers searchable full-text of prose, poetry, drama.
Optimal Search Template: Advanced search (Next to Basic Search)
Default Connector: AND To phrase- search use quotation marks.
Proximity Searching: No proximity except phrase
Formal Subject Searching: YES. Drop-down menu: "Subject Headings"
Key Feature: Can check-box: "Include articles from JSTOR back issues."
Optimal Search Template: Advanced (Green tab at top)
Default Connector: AND To phrase-search use quotation marks.
Possible Connectors: AND, AND NOT, OR
Truncation: Asterisk: e.g.motiv*
Proximity Searching: w/# e.g. dog w/5 cat
Formal Subject Searching: Only available if "Subject" appears in drop-down menu
Key Feature: "More Search Options": Drop-down menu for article types.
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