May 19, 2022

Exciting! Full Text Search and “Search Inside the Book” Coming This Month to the Biodiversity Heritage Library

UPDATED POST May 7, 2018 Biodiversity Heritage Library Enhances Service with New Features; Full Text Search of Books, Faceted Browsing, and Search Inside the Book Now Live  (via BHL Blog)
Details, “how to” and screenshots.


From the BHL Blog:

2018-05-01_14-43-33Our full text search will include faceted browsing, making it easier for you to explore your search results by applying filters for content type, publication date, subject, and more. Additionally, we’re adding “search inside this book” functionality, allowing you to search for terms within a book you’re viewing.

We expect to launch full text search this month (May 2018).

Learn More, Read the Complete Blog Post

Direct to Biodiversity Heritage Library

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.