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I can't find [an article, book, resource] in Summon. Where can I find it?

Can’t find a book in Summon? Try:

Can’t find an article in Summon? Try:

  • Using an “exact phrase” search on the article title to narrow your results (example)
  • Some articles are not findable in Summon (it does not provide 100% coverage of our journal collection). 
    • To do a thorough article search: look up the journal title and determine if the Library subscribes to the journal. Then browse by year/issue to find the right article.

Can't find a journal in Summon?  Try:

Also see:

  • How to Find - recommended search tools for all content formats (music, statistics and data, patents, etc.)

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Last updated: 01 September 2010