Advanced Search: Build Your Own Search

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This article will help you use the Build Your Own Segment Search Box on the Advanced Options section of LexisNexis Academic. The BYOSS area will help you narrow your search in a very specific way so that your search returns the best results.
 
This article will help you use the Build Your Own Segment Search Box on the Advanced Options section of LexisNexis Academic. The BYOSS area will help you narrow your search in a very specific way so that your search returns the best results.
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==What is a Segment?==A document section is an element within the document such as "Byline", "Date", etc. These sections are useful when you need to narrow your search to something very specific, like an author's name or a word in the headline. This kind of searching is often called "fielded" or "faceted" searching.   
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==What is a Segment?==
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A document section is an element within the document such as "Byline", "Date", etc. These sections are useful when you need to narrow your search to something very specific, like an author's name or a word in the headline. This kind of searching is often called "fielded" or "faceted" searching.   
  
 
==Constructing a Segment Search==
 
==Constructing a Segment Search==

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