University Library Suggestions

Automatically search AUS/US spellings on Onesearch

Would it be possible to have Onesearch automatically search for both Australian and United States spelling? E.g. "organisation" and "organization", "colour" and "color" etc.

It's always a bit annoying having to search twice for the same query.

Hi, Thank you for your


Thank you for your feedback. There are some tips and tricks that you can use to construct an effective search on OneSearch. Using an asterix (*) will help you find alternate spellings regardless of whether it is placed in the middle or end of the word.

You might find the section on Punctuation useful in the following guide:

Kind regards,
Emma, on behalf of the University Library