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Politics Collection

Searchable Fields

An accessible version of the Searchable Fields table is available below.


Field Name Label Search Examples & Explanation
Abstract  AB AB(international relations)

We use the journal-provided abstract with little or no modification, or have members from our editorial team write an abstract from scratch, drawing on the article's text and concepts. Our team's goal is to make the article's point as clearly and succinctly as possible. 
Accession Number AN AN(2011-439948)

Search the unique database ID for articles and documents.
Anywhere   (poverty)    

Enter keyword(s) without a field code label to search the entire record.
Anywhere except full text ALL ALL(voluntary workers)     

Searches for keywords in the citation and abstract. It is a full record search, but does not include a search on the full text.
Author AU AU(Flint Colin)     

Finds documents written by a particular author. Use the Look Up list to verify the various formats of the same name. 
Cited Author CAU CAU(Greenspan)     

Searches for an author that is part of the Cited References section of a record. 
Cited Document Title CTI CTI(Mortgages)    

Search for document titles that are part of the Cited References section of a record. 
Cited Publication Date CYR CYR(October 1987)    

Searches for publication dates that are part of the Cited References section of a record. 
Cited Publication Title CPUB CPUB(economist)   

Searches for a publication title that is part of the Cited References section of a record. 
Company/Organization  ORG ORG("World Trade Organization")      

Searches for a company or other organizations featured prominently in an article. 
Document Text FT FT(Mortgage backed securities)    

Searches for keywords in the body of the article. 
Document Title TI TI(poverty and rural and Bangladesh)    

Locates the occurrence of search words in the title of the article.
International Standard Serials Number ISSN ISSN(00485829)     

Looks for the eight digit International Standard Serials Number (ISSN), where available. Hyphens are optional.
Language  LA LA(English)       

Original language of the document. 
Location  LOC LOC(Asia)     

Specific geographic area or location.
Person  PER PER(Obama,Barack)      

Finds articles mentioning a person.
Publication Title PUB PUB(Current Politics and Economics of South and Central America)     

Specific publication or publications.
References REF REF(Greenspan)       

Looks for the data in a cited reference. It will search all of the main components of a cited reference (cited author, cited document title, cited publication date, and cited publication title). 
Source type SType STYPE(newspapers)     

Finds pecific source types such as books, newspapers or scholarly journals. 
Section  SEC    SEC(democracy)

Search for documents in a specific section of a publication

 
Subject Heading(All) SU SU(Rural communities)  

Look for articles about a specific subject. A search for the subject heading “accounts,” will find articles with the subject accounts, health savings accounts or checking accounts. To run an exact subject search where only “accounts” is retrieved and not subject terms that contain additional terms, search using EXACT.       

SU.EXACT(Rural communities)