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The Digital Archive and Research Repository (DAR Repository) guide provides information about contributing and discovering content in the American University in Cairo's open access institutional repository.
Last Updated: Oct 22, 2015 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

Search the DAR Repository Print Page

DAR Repository Browsing Options

Browse all of the DAR Repository or specific Communities and Collections by the following:

  1. Communities and Collections
  2. Author
  3. Office*
  4. Title
  5. Date
  6. Department**
  7. Discipline
  8. Course
  9. Keyword
  10. Format
  11. Type
  12. Language

*Refers to the administrative office.
** Refers to the academic department.


Search the DAR Repository

Execute a Full Text search of the DAR Repository from an page, or refine your search by adding the following filters from the Advanced Search page:

  1. Title
  2. Author
  3. Subject
  4. Date Issued

Some search tips:

  1. The DAR Repository allows for phrase searching with the use of quotation marks (“ ”). The query "Egyptian Revolution" will find results with that phrase.
  2. Add a filter to the results of a Full Text Search and the DAR Repository will suggest terms as you refine your search.


Seach the DAR Repository in Library One Search

Search for articles, books, & more


Wildcard Use
Searches with Library One Search can be performed using the wildcards "?" and "*".

Proximity to Other Words
Use the tilde (~) character at the end of a multiple words. When used on the term “yeast bread”~10 results include instances where the terms are 10 words apart or less.

Search a Range
Use the { } characters to indicate a search range. When used on the years {2006 TO 2008} any instance of 2006, 2007, or 2008 will be returned.

Similar Term Searches
Use the tilde (~) character at the end of a word to match similar terms. When used on the term “Lead~” it will match “Wead”, “Veade”, and “Tead”.

Phrase Searching
Library One Search allows for phrase searching with the use of “ ”. The query “teacher education” will find results with that phrase.

Subject Guide

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Yasmine Abd Allah
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Senior Officer, Reference and Research Services
Rare Books and Special Collections Library
The American University in Cairo
AUC Avenue, P.O. Box 74
New Cairo 11835, Egypt
Library Building
Room no.: 2034
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Subject Guide

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Ryder Kouba

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