Advanced Search

What does offer? offers you new tools that allow you to find the information you seek on the Web quicker. Start your search from the search box found on the home page.

What is included in search?

The search engine currently offers two types of search: also offers advanced search functionality. For further information, read Refine my search and Advanced search.

How does search work?

Below are the functions available on the search home page:

What's available on the search results page?

Below are the features available on the search results page:

What is "Refine your search"?

"Refine your search" is a panel offering options for narrowing your search so the results are more pertinent. It is directly accessible on the search results page. It is different from "Advanced search" in that you use it to refine an existing search. "Advanced search" gives you options for narrowing your search before you enter your initial search terms. For more information, consult the Refine your search page.

What are search preferences?

Search preferences are the personalized parameters that are applied each time you use to search the Web. If you wish to view or modify your search preferences, click on the "Preferences" link in the top right corner of the home and results pages. Your preferences are saved in your account.

You may choose the following preferences:

Why do I create my account?

An account gives you access to services such as accessing your favorites from any computer.