How do I restrict my search to a specific source?

You can restrict your search to a specific source in one of the following ways.

To restrict your search from Explore Content:

  1. Select Content Type, Federal, State, or Practice Area.
  2. Select the content type you want to search in.
  3. On the search form that appears, select Search all sources on this page or select the specific sources you want to search in.
    Note: If you have selected any other filters for this search, they will be replaced by your selection.
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To restrict your search from the search box:

  1. On the Lexis Advance® home page, type the name of a source into the Search box.

    As you type, possible source names are displayed beneath the search box, next to Add Source as a Filter.

  2. Select the source you want to use.
    Note: If you have selected any other filters for this search, they will be replaced by your selection.

The source name is added next to Narrow By under Filters.

 

To restrict your search by selecting from a list of all sources:

  1. On the home page, select the Browse drop-down menu at the top of the page.
  2. Select Sources.
  3. Do one of the following:
    To...Do This
    Search for a sourceEnter the name (or part of a name) of a source under Search for a source in the left pane, then select the search icon (Search).
    Browse through all sources alphabeticallySelect All Sources, then use the alphabetical listing to find the source you want.
    Select a source by categorySelect a category, such as By Jurisdiction, By Practice Area, etc. from the list, then select a sub-category, if there is one.
  4. When you see the source you want to use, select it.
  5. From the menu that appears, select Add source as a search filter.
    Note: If you have selected any other filters for this search, they will be replaced by your selection.

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