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FOR THIS TYPE OF SEARCH:DO THIS:EXAMPLES:
Plain-English QuestionType a question that expresses the idea or concept and choose All the Words on the Find menu.When was the Mir space station launched"?
Phrase SearchType the phrase without any special punctuation and choose The Exact Phrase on the Find menu.Hubble space telescope
AND Search (multiple words and (multiple words and must be present)Type words or phrases separated by a space and choose All the Words on the Find menu. Alternatively, you can combine words and phrases with the Boolean operator AND (full caps required) and choose Boolean Phrase on the Find menu."space camp" scholarships
"space camp" AND scholarships
OR Search (multiple words and phrases, any one of which may be present)Type words or phrases separated by a space and choose Any of the Words on Find menu. Alternatively, you can combine words and phrases with the Boolean operator OR (full caps required) and choose Boolean Phrase on the Find menu.NASA "space program"
NASA OR "space program"
NOT Search (to exclude a word or phrase)Use the Boolean operator AND NOT (full caps required) with the word or phrase you want to exclude and choose Boolean Phrase on Find menu.shuttle AND NOT challenger
Case-Sensitive SearchNot available. 
Field SearchThree types of field searches are possible: 

Titles. Type search words or phrases in the search box and choose Words in Title on the Find menu.

astronaut hall of fame

Links. Type the complete URL (including http://) in the search box and choose Links to URL on theFind menu.

http://www.astronaut.org

Domain. Use the Domain text box on the form to limit your search to a domain type (com, edu, gov, org, and so on) or to a specific domain.

Domain: nasa.gov Domain: com
Nested SearchCombine search terms with Boolean operators and parentheses and choose Boolean Phrase from the Find menu.(NASA OR "space program") AND budget AND 2001
Proximity SearchNot available. 
Wildcard SearchUse the Enable Stemming option to automatically search for both root words and variations. With stemming enabled, a search for budget would also find references to budgets, budgetary, and budgeting.budget



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