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Early English Books Online (EEBO): Tips for Using


Additional Tools

Additional Tools

Saved Records

You need to establish a ProQuest account to to save records. Click the checkbox next to desired records on a search results page, then click the file-box icon ("Save to My Research") above the search results. To see your saved documents, click the head-shaped account icon for a drop-down menu, and select "My Research." All of your saved ProQuest records (from all ProQuest databases) will be displayed in one long list unless you create folders.

Search History

Click the Recent Searches link to view your recent searches. You will see all recent searches you have executed with the number of documents retrieved.

To clear your Search History, click the Clear Search History link.To re-run a search, click the search terms link.

Modify a Search

To refine a search, click Modify Search after the desired search. You will see the Search Page with your criteria. You can then add or remove search terms before clicking Search to run the revised search.

Durable URL

URLs from the address bar of your browser aren't persistent and won't work. To get a persistent URL, click the 3-dots menu ("all options") in the top right, then in the pop-up click in the url field at the top of the options. It will automatically be copied to the clipboard.

A Midsommer Nights Dreame (1600)