several Journals and Search

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several Journals and Search

Postby pcdavid » Thu May 31, 2012 9:20 am

I have a question about the search tool.

If I am using 3 journals, does it take into account for the search the three journals or just one.
because in the advanced search in the navigation bar there is an option to search in all journals or in a specific one.

what about in the search tool that appears on the right side? does it take them all or just one?
is it possible to set it up so that I can choose just one journal to be taken for the search?



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Re: several Journals and Search

Postby ramon » Fri Oct 05, 2012 5:47 am

Hello David,

OxS search (for OCS and OJS) works according to context.
When viewing a journal, the search will occur within that journal.
If you are in the portal/site view, then the search will/should occur in all journals.
Remember that for full-text PDF search the published articles need to be indexed by a pdf-to-text tool, external to OJS and depends on server setup.
The same happens for any other format except HTML, which is automatically added to the database.
Ramón Martins Sodoma da Fonseca
Analista em C&T
Coordenação de Tecnologias de Informação
Instituto Brasileiro de Informação em Ciência e Tecnologia - IBICT
Ministério da Ciência e Tecnologia - MCT

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