Tuesday December 12, 2017




Using the MA Library


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DIGITAL LIBRARY TUTORIAL
Nearly 450 issues of Model Aviation have been converted digitally into searchable articles and features. That's the equivalent to 85,000 pages, roughly 15,000 articles. Each issue appears just as it did at its original time of publication, often complete with period advertisements. It's a great resource that provides you with access to every "how-to" article, plans build, product review, AMA news, feature and event coverage relating to aeromodeling.

BASIC KEYWORD SEARCH
  • On the home page enter keyword(s) in the search box related to the article you are searching.
  • The results will pull up articles related to your keyword(s).

ADVANCED KEYWORD SEARCH
  • Select the advanced search button on the home page or in the menu.
  • Enter as many or as few search criteria to narrow your search results.

BROWSE BY YEAR
  • Select the year you want to browse on the home page.
  • On the next screen, select the issue you want to view.
  • Click on an article’s thumbnail image to see the article in full screen.
  • Use the arrow keys on the screen or your keyboard to navigate through the magazine.