Hi ,
Using my search_page.php, I want to know how to search from diffrerent online libraries,databases and websites. How to creat a form to search from Online medical libraries,for example.I use Wordpress as CMS for my website.
Any ideas or suggestions are appreciated.

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Unless the sites you want to search offer an API, you have to probably use CURL to send the request to their search form, then use a regex parser to sort out the links in the result. Or you can look into a Google custom search box.

Thank you sir for your nice suggestion I really appreciate it :-).
Start to read and learn about CURL. Any good resources that you might suggest.

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WRT regex, it's not very good at sorting out html. You may be better off with an XML parser - but the underlying html does need to be well formed.

Ok.Thank you sir :-).

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