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U.K. Parliamentary Papers

A guide to the interface used for the Parliamentary Papers

Bookmarks for specific search forms

Bookmarks for Search Forms

Bookmarks for options on the Advanced Search form

Creating Your Own Bookmark

To the right of all search forms is the link "bookmark this form" and on the Home or Basic search screen it reads "Bookmark this search" and is directly below the search box:

 

 

 

 

 

To bookmark a search on the Advanced form:

1. select the items (document types, pull downs, dates) for the search you want to create. You can enter search terms and limiters to craft a custom search as well.

2. click on the link indicated by the arrow in he image above.

3. Go to the URL box in your browser and copy the new address that has been formulated for you.

Note:  The URL is quite lengthy so you may want to use one of the publicly available tools to create a shorter URL.

 

For saved searches (searches for a specific term) use the box on the page "Creating a Saved Search."

Creating a Saved Search


If you want to save a search that you have done, these are the steps. 

  1. Click on the folder icon in the upper right corner of the screen and select "Recent Searches".
  2. Select the search you wan
  3. Click on Get link
  4. Copy the URL in the box for later use.

 

 

 

 

 

Links can be used in IM's, guides, emails, etc. 

How do I find my ProQuest Account ID?

Your ProQuest Account ID has many different uses.  A quick and easy way to find your account ID is to simply search in the database.  Any item with a permalink (which is every record in the database!) shows the your account ID. 

The search here was for gross domestic product.  From the results list, click on the Permalink, and look at the URL.  Your Account ID should be at the end of the character string.

permalink showing account number