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This resource is Z39.50 compliant.
Gale/Cengage endorses two methods of access and searching for its electronic databases. The first method uses an HTTP-based API and the second uses the Z39.50 protocol. The method selected depends on the design of the relevant metasearch product.
Further information on metadata
Searches can be carried out on single or combined indexes including: Keyword, Full Text, Subject. Cross-searching can be carried with other Gale databases using Thomson Gale PowerSearch.
InfoTrac Custom Newspapers:
Searches can be carried out on single or combined indexes including: Keyword, Full Text, Abstract, Author, Publication Date, Newspaper Title/s, Subject, Name (Person, Company, Place), Named Work, Brand Name.
Cross searching can be carried with other Cengage databases using the publisher's PowerSearch.
Post Search Options
Results can be emailed, saved or bookmarked using Infomarks. The database is Z39.80, Procite and EndNote compliant.
Usage statistics are available for General OneFile and InfoTrac Custom Newspapers and are COUNTER compliant.
Authentication is via the the UK Access Management Federation, Athens, and IP address range.