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"Why Use Summon Rather Than Google?"

Take a look at Middlesex University’s Summon service student tutorial for their view on best practices.

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08 Aug 2012 | Daniela Parmley

Summon Searches Almost Everything

Syracuse University launches their new library website today. Take a look at how their home page prominently features the Summon discovery service.

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02 Aug 2012 | Daniela Parmley

What Features of the Summon® Service are Having the Most Impact on Library Users?

The Summon service is chock full of features and functionality that make discovering resources across a library's collection easy and intuitive. But which features are having the most impact for library users at University of Miami and Western Michigan University?

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31 Jul 2012

Increase Visibility of Your Digital Collections with the Summon Service

Two librarians sharing their thoughts with us about how the Summon service is helping to expose their digital and special collections. Check out this video to hear about how discovery is increasing visibility of this unique and valuable content at the University of Miami and the University of South Australia.

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27 Jul 2012

Library of Georgia Digital Collection in Line for Indexing in the Summon® Service

With the recent agreement to index The Digital Library of Georgia's collection, users of the Summon® service will soon be able to discover resources in this vast collection of digitized books, manuscripts, photographs, government documents, newspapers, maps, architectural drawings, audio, video, and other resources.

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26 Jul 2012

NE/Mid-Atlantic Serials Solutions User Group Meeting

Collection development, analytics and knowledgebase workflows surfaced as hot topics for discussion at the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Serials Solutions Users Group Meeting, held June 14 at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA.

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25 Jul 2012 | Eddie Neuwirth

Serving a Worldwide Community: Pam Cory, Serials Solutions VP, Marketing and Global Development

Pam’s goal for Serials Solutions is simple—support libraries around the world as they move toward discovery across the breadth of their collections and total library workflow management

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20 Jul 2012 | Daniela Parmley

A Good Cup of Joe and Wireless—This Library is Taking it Up a Notch

“If you’re doing serious research, then you need an academic website,” says Chris Dames, dean of libraries at the University of Missouri—St. Louis." Dames is bringing in Summon and also making sure that every inch of the library is wireless and adding a coffee service so students can study in caffeinated peace.

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20 Jul 2012 | Daniela Parmley

Just one thing about the Summon service…

What one thing would Stephen Parnell from the University of South Australia and Scott Garrison, formerly of Western Michigan University and currently at Ferris State University, share with libraries considering the Summon service? Hear it from their own lips in this video.

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19 Jul 2012

Data Update

Since June 6, 2012 our team has created over 17,000 new authority title records for e-books and added additional normalizers for over 306,000 e-book holdings.

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17 Jul 2012 | Susan Presley