Selecting a Bibliographic Record when more than one match is found

Overview

 

When between two and twenty bibliographic records match the search criteria you input for Journal Title/Title Abbreviation search or between two and three hundred bibliographic records match the search criteria you input for Truncated Journal Title/Title Abbreviation search, the Bibliographic Record Selection screen appears.

 

If more than twenty bibliographic records match the user input search criteria for Journal Title/Title Abbreviation search or more than 300 bibliographic records match the user input search criteria for Truncated Journal Title/Title Abbreviation search, an error message will display instructing the user to search LocatorPlus to find the appropriate serial.

 

STEP

Action

1

Review the bibliographic information provided.

2

Once you have identified the correct title, click on the hyperlinked title for the appropriate record.

 

 

Tip:  If you are unable to determine which title is the correct title, do the following:

  1. Click Return

  2. Click LocatorPlus in order to search LocatorPlus and view the entire bibliographic record.

 

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