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Lantern Turns 10!
- The first version of the Lantern search engine launched in 2013. Join us in celebrating the past 10 years and support the next decade of media history work at
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Combine keywords and attributes to find specific items.
Use quotation marks to search as a phrase.
Use "+" before a term to make it required. (Otherwise results matching only some of your terms may be included).
Use "-" before a word or phrase to exclude.
Use "OR", "AND", and "NOT" to create complex boolean logic. You can use parentheses in your complex expressions.
Truncation and wildcards are not supported - word-stemming is done automatically.