As the data in the portal is gathered from many different areas of the internet there can be significant variations in how people describe themselves, their organisations, and their capabilities. Care is therefore advised when searching to produce fully inclusive results.
- When searching with multiple terms such as
laser measurement, the default behaviour is to assume you wish to narrow your search and look for resources matching both
- If you wish to search using alternative terms, use OR between them, e.g.
nano OR micro(note capitalisation of
- To search for an exact phrase, enclose it in double quotes e.g.
- Note also that searches are case insensitive
Hopefully these hints and tips will help get the most out of the portal. For further information, you might wish to see some more example queries.