The collection can be sorted by title, author, rating, date entered, or item type, with the default sort
order being by 5 star rated materials first.
A configurable default Sort
option on the search results screen automatically sorts patron searches using a preselected field, such as call number, author, or title.
The Sort Results By option was left at the undefined Default Sort
Sequence, but other more useful options are available: Number of hits in each document (greatest to least on the results list page, the most useful option); Size of Document; and the Date on which the document was added to the database.
Since the default sort
is a "best match" search based on their relevance algorithms, the top news results may not be the most recent unless you change the sort option to "Most recent.