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OneSearch: How to use it

Search tips for OneSearch

Signing In

Sign in to OneSearch to gain access to personalized features. 

Stetson students and employees can Login with Stetson username and password (same credentials you use for My Stetson, email, etc.). All other library users can Login with your library card number.

Stetson students and employees can use either login, but any lists or saved searches will only appear in the account you were in when you added them.

Once you've logged in, your name should appear in the upper right-hand corner of the screen. Click on My Account to open a drop-down menu that allows you to take any of the following actions: view items Checked Out Requested (holds or interlibrary loans), Fees Saved Items, Saved Lists, Saved Searches, View Profile, or Sign Out.

My Account

Click on Checked Out to view the items you have borrowed from the library and for easy access to the items you have Requested, any Fees you have accrued, and to see your Saved Searches. You can also Renew borrowed items from this screen.

my account screen - checked out items


Use Personal Lists to save a list of items that you find in OneSearch.

Step 1.

The first image below shows an item in the search results. When you find an item you'd like to save to a list, click on SaveThen go to Saved Items to see all items that you've saved.

save to list

Step 2.

After clicking on Saved Items, you'll have an opportunity to Create a List. To do this, check the box next to each item you'd like to put on a list. You can also check Select All to move all items to a list. Then, click on the button labeled Create a ListYou can also Email, Cite, Move, or Delete items that you've saved.


Create a Saved List

Step 3.

Name your list and add a description. Hit the Save button when you're finished. You've just finished creating your first list.

Step 4.

When you want to return to your list, log in again with the same username and password that you used to make the list. Click on your name in the upper-right-hand corner of the screen, then click on My Personal Lists to see all lists that you've created.

My personal lists

Saving Searches

Use your account to save searches that you might like to revisit. Saving a search is easy and will save all of the keywords/search terms and filters that you used in your search.

Step 1. If you'd like to save a search, first sign in to your account and do a search. A link labeled Save search should now appear in the upper right corner. Click on this link to save your search.

Saving a search

Step 2.

In the dialog box that appears, confirm that you'd like to save your search by clicking Save.

Search details to save

Step 3.

To return to your saved search, click on Saved Searches in the drop-down box under your name in the upper right-hand corner.

Go to Saved Searches

Step 4.

Find the search you'd like to revisit in your list of saved searches. Simply click on the link to go back to the search results page.

run a saved search

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