Updates to One Search

The new improved One Search:

  • has a clean and intuitive interface
  • is responsive across all devices - desktops, laptops, tablets and smart phones
  • allows users to view more information about a resource with fewer clicks
  • is based on extensive user experience research

New look search box

OS Search box

  • Use the Advanced Search option to create a more precise search.

Search results are user friendly

  • With one (1) click, you can see the item details, request options and related information
  • Email, save, print and share the record from the brief record
  • Options to refine your results are located on the right of the screen

Search results

Full record display

  • The tabs are gone
  • All the details in the full record are on one page
  • Some items also include more information such as author details, user reviews and related reading

Full record

Other changes

  • My favourites replace Store with a pin icon to save and unsave items and searches
  • You can only email a record to one (1) email address if you are not logged in
  • You can view your search history in each session by clicking on the clock arrow icon in the top right of the screen

What is no longer available?

  • The ability to search your results by popularity
  • The ability to add comments to a record. You can stlll add tags.

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