Combined search strategies in the search engine ARGUS for the Federal Archives


Search strategies

Presentation of the results

From the list of results to the place of discovery

The structured navigation

Navigation in the online finding aid

Navigation support

Display of digital reproductions

Explanation and links

The structured navigation

• goal: discovery of new and unknown contents

• entry from each level

– from the entry screen using the link to the holdings guide

– from the description of the record group to the finding via the blue title

– from the place, were the search term is mentioned to other descriptive units or classification groups

• using the links in the navigation tree on the left or in the header above

• switching between text based search and context based navigation whenever needed and wanted


Path to the online finding aid in the holdings guide