The keyword(s) will be used to search for matches with people's name, title, department or "Bio" text. Results will be ordered by "relevancy", which will put matches to a person's name first, then matches to a person's title or department, followed by matches to the text found in a person's "Bio" field. You can also choose to order by last name.
When there is a large number of search results, you can choose to alter the search text, or use filters to narrow your search. First you can filter by affiliation, i.e. Employee, Student, or Courtesy Affiliate. You can then further filter by relevant attribute as follows:
At the top, notice that you can switch to a search for a particular department, or "All ASU" which will provide search results from all sources.