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How can I make filters persistent in UW Libraries Search?

To make filters stay in place while you are searching:

  1. Be sure that you are logged into UW Libraries Search
  2. Click on the filters you need and click on the Apply Filters button
    apply filters screenshot
  3. Your filters should now appear under “Active Filters” at the top of the filter list. Hover on the filters you’d like to make persistent.
  4. Click the lock icon
    lock filters screenshot

Once a filter is “locked”, it will be applied to all of your searches until you remove the filter, close the search window or log out of your session.