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Online Tutorial: How to
Online Tutorial: Advanced
search in Summon
Summon™ enables you to search across the majority of the
Library’s electronic resources, covering journal articles,
electronic books, web resources, newspaper articles, and more, plus
link through to the full-text of these where available. It also
includes a range of openly accessible resources to enhance the
range of materials that can be discovered through a single, unified
search of academic resources.
Delivers search results in a relevancy-ranked list so the most
relevant results appear at the top of the list.
Easily navigate and narrow search result sets using multiple
methods, such as filtering, faceting and sorting.
Clear, immediate results
Valuable information is conveniently displayed within the
results list, allowing for quick appraisal. This data includes
abstracts, item location, online full text availability, and
"Did you mean?" suggestions and database recommendation
Summon provides alternative guidance for misspellings or low
yield queries, plus recommendations of specific databases and
search services that may be of relevance in taking your searching
Bibliographic information export and citation formatting
Easily export citations to bibliographic management software
applications such as RefWorks and EndNote. Quickly cut and paste
citations in your preferred style.