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Foreign Language: Summon

Search Summon for online ebooks, articles, and more


Summon gives you access to all of our online encyclopedias, all of our e-books, and all of the articles in all of the research databases, with only one search.  It can be a little overwhelming, but if you need something right away, it can be a great tool.  

Learn more about using Summon.

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When to use Summon

when you need information right away, but can’t make it to campus.

when you're not allowed to use web sites.

when you want to search all of YCCC’s online resources, all at once from a single search box.

when you have a broad topic and want your search results to be a blend of format types (encyclopedia articles, ebooks, journal and magazine articles)