LIS Glossary

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There is currently 1 name in this directory beginning with the letter W.
A symbol that replaces one character; in some databases, the wildcard may also represent more than one letter or no letters.  In Academic Search Complete, the symbol is ?, and it stands for one character (wom?n retrieves both woman and women).  Wildcard symbols vary by database; always check the Help screen or ask a librarian.