Chapter 10. Search URL

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locg Parameter
qtype Parameter

When performing a search or clicking on the details links, Evergreen constructs a GET request url with the parameters of the search. The url for searches and details in Evergreen are persistent links in that they can be saved, shared and used later.

Here is a basic search URL structure:

[hostname]/eg/opac/results?query=[search term]&qtype=keyword&fi%3Aitem_type=&locg=[location id]

locg Parameter

This is the id of the search location. It is an integer and matches the id of the location the user selected in the location drop down menu.