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Introduction to the Biodiversity Heritage Library: Advanced Search

Learn how to search the Biodiversity Heritage Library.

Advanced Search

BHL advanced search allows you to search by publications, authors, subjects, and scientific names. Advanced searching publications allows you to enter more information in your initial search, including title, author name, year, subject, language, and collection. Advanced searching by author allows you to find all works in the BHL collection an author or multiple authors. Advanced searching by subjects allows you to search for all works on a specific subject. Advanced searching by scientific names allows you to find all pages in the BHL where a scientific name appears. The advanced search results page looks similar to that of the basic search, and you can also narrow your advanced search by the same parameters as basic search.

Advanced search page