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Using a Z39.50 Client to Access CLIO


CLIO (Columbia's Voyager-based online public access catalog) is Z39.50 capable and can be accessed using a Z39.50 client with the following connection settings:

Bullet Hostname: clio-db.cc.columbia.edu
Bullet Port: 7090
Bullet Database Name: VOYAGER

 
 Endnote download page (includes sample connection file for CLIO)

Please Note

Z39.50 client software often requires additional configuration to enable searching on a given database. Technical details for searching CLIO are given below.

Z39.50 Search Parameters for VOYAGER

Use Attribute Search Type Position* Truncation** Relation Structure Completeness
1 Personal Name 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
2 Corporate Name 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
3 Conference Name 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
4 Title 1 or 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
5 Series Title 1 or 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
6 Uniform Title 1 or 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
7 ISBN 1 or 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
8 ISSN 1 or 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
9 LCCN 1 or 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
12 Local Number 3 1 3 1 1
13 Dewey Call Number 1 1 or 100 3 1 1
16 LC Call Number 1 1 or 100 3 1 1
17 NLM Call Number 1 1 or 100 3 1 1
20 Other Call Number 1 1 or 100 3 1 1
21 Subject 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
31 Publisher Date 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
59 Publisher Place 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
1003 Author 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
1009 Subject, Personal Name 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
1016 Keyword Anywhere 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
1018 Publisher Name 3 1 or 100 3 1 1
 
* 1 = left-anchored phrase search; i.e. search matches from the beginning of the search field word by word moving right.
3 = keyword search; i.e., search matches on any word in any position.
 
** 1 = No truncation
100 = Right truncation



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