TAL Online Search Boxes

TAL Online Search Boxes

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Description: 

Putting a searchbox on your website is an effective way of introducing our revitalized TAL Online to library users. Simply copy the code from the desired search box below and then add it to the desired location for your Searchbox on your library's website. If you have any questions, please contact the TAL Training Librarian at training.librarian@thealbertalibary.ab.ca .

Content: 

Putting a searchbox on your website is an effective way of introducing our revitalized TAL Online to library users. Simply copy the code from the desired search box below and then add it to the desired location for your Searchbox on your library's website. If you have any questions, please contact the TAL Training Librarian at training.librarian@thealbertalibary.ab.ca .

For an example of how the TAL Online Searchbox can appear on your library's website, please visit Edmonton Public Library's webiste by clicking on the following image:

Side Content Searchbox:

Search all
Alberta Libraries
Visit TAL Online>>

The code

To add the searchbox above on your website, copy and paste the code below.

	<div style="display: table; margin: 0 auto;">
	
	<form id="wcfn" action="http://talonline.worldcat.org/search" target="_blank" 
              style="margin: 0;" target="_top" name="wcfn" method="get" accept-charset="UTF-8">
	
	<input value="affiliate" name="qt" type="hidden"/>
	
	<input value="wclocal_talonline" name="ai" type="hidden"/>
	
	<table>
	
	<tr><td style="text-align: center; font: 13px 'Arial Unicode MS', Arial, Helvetica, Verdana, sans-serif; 
              line-height: 1.3em; margin: 0; text-align: center; width: 150px">
              <strong>Search all <br />Alberta Libraries</td></tr>
	
	<tr><td style="text-align: center;"><input id="q" 
              style="border: 1px solid #999; font: 12px 'Arial Unicode MS', Arial, Helvetica, Verdana, sans-serif; 
              width: 130px;" name="q" size="20" type="text"/></td></tr>
	
	<tr><td style="text-align: center;"><input alt="Search TAL Online" 
              src="http://toolshed.thealbertalibrary.ab.ca/sites/default/files/tal_online_searchbox.gif" 
              name="TAL Online" title="Search TAL Online" type="image"/></td></tr>
	
	<tr><td style="font: 10px 'Arial Unicode MS', Arial, Helvetica, Verdana, sans-serif; 
              margin: 0; text-align: center; width: 150px;"><a style="color: #999" 
              alt="TAL Online" href="http://www.talonline.worldcat.org/" target="_blank" 
              title="Visit TAL Online">Visit TAL Online>></a></td></tr>
	
	</table>
	
	</form>
	
	</div>

Searchbox with Content Tabs:

The code

To add the searchbox above on your website, copy and paste the code below.

	<head>
	<script language="JavaScript" src="http://www.worldcat.org/wcpa/rel20130925/html/searchapi.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
	</head>
	<div id="wc_searchbox" style="display:none;"></div>
	<script type="text/javascript">
	 var params = new Object();
	 params["source"] = "platform";

	 params["lang"] = "en";
	 params["host"] = "www.worldcat.org";
	 params["version"] = "1.0"; 
	 params["title"] = "Find items in libraries near you using TAL Online"; 
	 WCLSearch.display(params, "wc_searchbox");
	</script>

Wide Searchbox:

The code

To add the searchbox above on your website, copy and paste the code below.

	<script src="//talonline.worldcat.org/wcpa/html/searchapi.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
	<div id="wcl_searchbox" style="display:none;">
		 </div>
	<script type="text/javascript">
	 // Mandatory customization
	 var params = new Object();
	 params["layout"] = "h";
	 params["scoping"] = "1";
	 params["tabon"] = "0";
	 params["w"] = 820;
	 params["h"] = 60;
	 params["lang"] = "en";
	 params["host"] = "talonline.worldcat.org";

	params["title"] = "Search Your Library and beyond using TAL Online"; // override branding title
	 
	 // Call WorldCat Local to display search box
	 WCLSearch.display(params, "wcl_searchbox");
	</script>