Selected Decision Search Tips

Enclose terms in double quotation marks to have the search engine to take the terms literally:

A single search term without double quotation marks will automatically search for variations of the search term:

Search for phrases by entering the words separated by spaces or by surrounding the query with double quotation marks:

Expand searches by linking search term with OR. The search engine will find pages that contain at least one of the search terms:

Narrow searches by linking search terms with AND. The search engine will find pages that contain all of the search terms:

Exclude pages that are not relevant to the search by preceding the search term with NOT:

Use wildcard characters (i.e., * or ?) if you are not sure of the exact form or spelling of the search term or if you wish to expand the search: