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gives a dataset of resources that contain text matching form.


returns the property prop of the search results.

Details and Options

  • ResourceSearch[form] searches first locally, then in a user's cloud account, and then in global resource repositories.
  • ResourceSearch supports the following basic search forms, which can be combined arbitrarily:
  • "string"complete string must occur
    {s1,s2,}all si must occur
    s1|s2|at least one of the si must occur
    "field"s1the si must occur in the given field
    FixedOrder[s1,s2,]the si must occur in the order given
    Except[q]q cannot occur
    SearchQueryString["query"]complete search enginestyle query
  • Typical fields include: "Name", "ResourceType", "Description" and "Keywords". Additional fields may be included based on the resource type.
  • Possible properties prop in ResourceSearch[form,prop] include:
  • "Dataset"dataset including resource objects
    "Objects"list of resource objects
    "Associations"associations giving certain properties of resource objects
    "field"list of values for the specified field
    {"field1","field2",}list of associations giving values for the specified fields
  • ResourceSearch[form] is equivalent to ResourceSearch[form,"Dataset"].
  • ResourceSearch supports the following options:
  • MaxItemsAllthe number of items to return
    MethodAutomaticwhere and how to search for resources


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Introduced in 2016
Updated in 2019