Search by Index

This option allows you to search by either Keyword in the Title , Author and Date or through a combined search of (title + author, title + date and author + date). You may view the scanned newspaper page via the Java Applet viewer.

Performing a search in the Lebanese newspapers requires shifting the keyboard to Arabic (Shift + Alt).

>Before doing a Keyword Search in the Title check the following table to know the Index coverage of the newspapers.

Newspaper By Title Index
from January 1, 1992 to December 31, 1998
from March 26, 1974 to December 31, 1994
not available
L'Orient Le Jour not available
Le Jour
not available
L'Orient not available

Note that if you do not stick to the given dates you will get an error message


1- Keyword Search in the Title

ype a word that is part of the article title. Combine it with a second term using the boolean operator "And" that is set as default. DISPLAY 4

Check the results DISPLAY 5


2- Author Search

Type the author's name (last name and first name). DISPLAY 6

Check the results DISPLAY 7