Posts related to Summon new, changes, problems, announcements, etc.
By madgett on September 14, 2017
The Library’s Summon Working Group has implemented two immediate changes to the UBC Library’s current instance of Summon. These changes took effect on Wednesday, September 13, 2017: AskAway (chat with Library staff) has now been added to Summon. It can be found under the “chat bubbles” icon on the upper right of the Basic (keyword) […]
By madgett on October 14, 2016
RESOLVED AGAIN! -Summon seems back to normal October 20, 2016 – Problem Returns. Yes, sadly the fix fell apart. Stay tuned. UPDATE – Problem is reportedly fixed. Please contact us via the Help Form if you are still experiencing issues. Summon (our “General” search and Discovery Tool) is experiencing problems. Some searches return the following […]
By madgett on September 29, 2014
UPDATE – Problems seem to be resolved. YIKES! Something has blown a gasket and Summon, Resource pages, Database searching… well, a lot of things are not working. The Tech folks have been contacted. Stay Tuned!
By corinne2 on June 23, 2014
The new, streamlined interface for Summon (UBC Library’s resource discovery tool) has been launched as of Monday June 23rd. Try a search and see what you think! ow.ly/ylWEZ
By madgett on August 28, 2013
**UPDATE** The initial problem has been fixed. Articles are appearing as they should when we have full-text access. However, a second problem has cropped up. Several ebook titles (and some ejournals titles) where removed in error from the Catalogue (and in some cases Summon). As a result, while we still have access to, for example, […]
By madgett on October 31, 2012
For search results in Summon (the primary search box from the Library Homepage) that point to “Journal Article : Citation Online“, all results currently point to the journal “Transactions of the ASABE”. This is a coding error that Summon is working to fix. Sorry for the inconvenience this is causing; but take note: Journal Article […]