Find an Item From Previous Research

You can find a document, a section of text, a search, a note, an item you printed, or other items from your previous research activities. To find an item from up to the last 90 days, search in History. To find an item you have saved to one of your folders, search in Folders.

To search History:

  1. Select the History drop-down list at the top of any page, then select either Searches or Documents.
  2. Click View all history.
  3. From the Narrow By pane, select Search Within History.
  4. Type the words you want to search for and select the search icon ( ). For instance, you can enter the name (or part of the name) of a document, a document citation, a term or terms from a previous search, and so on.
  5. Optionally, select from any of the other Narrow By groups if you want your results to be sorted by those criteria.

To search Folders:

  1. On the Nexis Uni home page, choose Folders from the [UserName] drop-down list at the top of any page.
  2. In the Search Within All Folders box at the top left of the page that appears, type the words you want to search for and select the search icon (). For instance, you can enter the name (or part of the name) of a document, a document citation, a term or terms from a previous search, and so on.
  3. To return to the folder page you were viewing before searching your history, select Clear search at the top of the page.

Note: You can also search your folders from an open item in one of your folders, at the top left of the page.