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1. Full-text search

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Use "parentheses" to search for the exact phrase
"Gaza refugee camps"
returns documents containing this phrase, intact

You can use operators AND, OR, NOT
refugee AND camps AND NOT Gaza
returns documents containing both the word refugee and the word camps, but not the word Gaza

You can use the wildcard *
Would return documents containing the words Palestine or Palestinian

2. Searches by date of publication, document type, source or subject

Use drop-down menus to further narrow down your search according to document type (e.g. bulletin, letter, resolution) source (e.g. Security Council, General Assembly), symbol and/or subject.

The following expression:
field datedoc > 12/14/2001
Will return documents dated after 14 December 2001