The Search History table appears at the bottom of the Advanced Search and Search
History pages. Whenever you perform a search, the results of your search display
in the Search History table.
What Does the Search
History Table Display?
Displays the number of the search set (#1, #2, #3, etc.). Search sets are listed
in reverse chronological order with the most recent search set at the top of the
Green Highlighted Sets: You do not have
to edit your saved searches and alerts created in an earlier version of
the product. They will continue to run as you originally entered them. You can
identify earlier search queries because they are highlighted in green. All new
search queries, however, are governed by our new Topic and Title search rules
and they are not highlighted.
For more information about our search rules, see Phrase
Gold Highlighted Sets: These are new sets created
in the current version of the product. They reference sets created from an earlier version of the product in which the product found more than 100,000 records. The
record count of the new set, however, may not be accurate. We suggest that you do not combine sets created in an earlier version
if the set contains more than 100,000 records. Instead, create new set combinations to get an accurate count.
Displays the total number of results retrieved, along with a link that takes
you to the Results page.
Displays the following information for each search query listed in the Search
- Field tags
- Search terms
- Document types
New Feature! The phrase "Refined by" will appear before each set that you create using the
Search within Results, Refine Results,
and Analyze Results options.
View Reference Selections
Click View Reference Selections to view the references that you selected
for the cited reference search.
The cited references on this page show the name of the first listed author
only, even if you found these references by entering the name of a secondary author
when you searched the cited reference index. For
example, suppose this was your cited reference search:
Cited Author=calvin w* AND Cited Work=science
You then selected the following reference from the cited reference index.
In this instance, the Cited Reference Selections page shows the following:
19 BROWN ME SCIENCE 2000 287 107
This occurs because Brown ME is the first listed author of the cited
View Structure Drawing
Click the View Structure Drawing link to see the structure that retrieved
the reactions or compounds in the set.
The drawing you see
cannot be modified. To modify the drawing, or to create a new one, click Structure
Search on the toolbar.