The default mode allows you to browse headlines of the current day under each of the 5 special topics. General topics are available under <分類新聞概覽 (香港) /Category News (HK)>.
To browse by publication within a category, click <選擇刊物/Select Source> on the top right corner:
- Specify a publication group next to <刊物群組/Publication Group> or
- Check the radio button next to <自選刊物/Custom Publication> and select specific title(s). Hold down the Ctrl key to make multiple selections, then press [加入/Add], then [確定/Done].
To search for news/magazine articles, go to <慧科搜索/WiseSearch> on the top right corner.
- Type search terms into the keyword box.
- Specify fields and date range to be searched. The date range can be set up to 3 years.
- Click to set search filters by Hot Picks, Source, Listed Company, or Others (author, column or section).
- Press [搜索/Search].
Use the following commands to build your search statements:
- AND - to find articles containing both the first and the second terms.
e.g., 中國 and 學生
- OR - to find articles containing either the first or the second term or both terms.
e.g., 維港 or 維多利亞港
- NOT - to exclude the specified term from the search.
e.g., 空氣污染 not 汽車
- Parentheses - to specify the order search terms are combined.
e.g., 運動 and (小孩 or 青年)
- Phrase searching - enclose an English term in double quotation marks to ensure it is searched as a phrase. Chinese terms are searched as phrases by default.
e.g., "eastern harbour tunnel" and tolls
- Truncation - to retrieve an English word with variant endings.
e.g., pollut* will retrieve pollute, pollutes, pollution, polluted, etc.
- Choose <編輯搜索/Edit Search> to modify the search query.
- To narrow down your existing search, choose <在結果中搜尋/Refine Search>, input additional terms in the box and select <搜尋/Search>.
Save & Retrieve Search
- To store your search parameters for future use, select <保存搜索/Save Search> on the results list.
- In the <已選項目 /Search Criteria> box, assign a file name to your search, and
click <儲存搜索/Save Search>. You can save up to 4 searches.
- To re-run your search from the main search menu, select your saved search from the pull-down menu in the <已選項目 /Search Criteria> box, and press [搜索/Search].