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UCC LibGuides at Union County College
What are subject terms?
- The "official" database vocabulary
- Words and phrases that have been chosen to describe article topics
- Words and phrases that will provide a more focused, accurate search
How can I locate subject terms for my search?
Subject terms are available in the following areas:
- On the results list page, locate the Subject: Thesaurus Term or Subject boxes in the left column. Click on boxes in front of subject terms, then click Update to add them to your search.
- In the individual article record, click on a subject term to run a new search for articles with the term