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Guide to using CINAHL

How to Save a Search

Once you have completed a search and wish to save it, follow the steps below.  Note:  You MUST have an account with CINAHL before you can save searches!

  • click on Search History

  • click on Save Searches / Alerts


You will be brought to the screen below where you can name your search for easier retrieval. Click Save when you are done.

To retrieve your searches:

  • Get to the main search screen (click New Search if you need to)
  • click Search History
  • click Retrieve Searches

The list of your saved searches will be returned.  Click on "Retrieve Saved Search." 

You will be brought to the screen below;  click ReRun

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