Search Engines

Search the OGC site for FOI-specific reports, documents and files or use one of these other web-based engines for broader searches:

  (Search tips)

Search OGC:

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 Dogpile Search

Web Metasearch Web Catalog Usenet Newscrawler

Search tips

The OGC text search engine allows queries to be formed from arbitrary Boolean expressions containing the keywords AND, OR, and NOT, and grouped with parentheses. For example:

information retrieval

finds documents containing 'information' or 'retrieval'

information or retrieval

same as above

information and retrieval

finds documents containing both 'information' and 'retrieval'

information not retrieval

finds documents containing 'information' but not 'retrieval'

 
(information not retrieval) and WAIS

finds documents containing 'WAIS', plus 'information' but not 'retrieval'

web*

finds documents containing words starting with 'web'