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    Summon User Guide

    • Product: Summon

    Where can I find the Summon User Guide?


    The User Guide outline below contains links to information throughout the Support Center about the Summon web-scale discovery service.
    If you haven't used Summon before, a good place to begin is the Getting Started guide.
    If you have other questions about Summon that aren't answered by information found here, you can search the rest of the Support Center using the Search function above.
    And you can always contact us for personalized help! Use the Support Portal option menu near the top of this page, or call us on one of our worldwide telephone numbers.

    The Summon Service User Guide

    To read about a particular subject, click the title and you'll be taken to the document elsewhere in the Support Center that addresses that subject.
  • The Summon User Interface
  • The Summon Administration Console
  • Configuring The Summon Service
  • Understanding Subscription Resources in the Summon Service
  • Working with Local Collections in the Summon Service
  • Updating Existing Local Collections Loaded in the Summon Index
  • Open Access Content in the Summon Service
  • User Authentication in the Summon Service
  • OpenURL Linking in the Summon Service
  • Direct Linking in the Summon Service
  • Configurations within the Summon Administration Console
  • Database Recommender Settings
  • Best Bets Suggestions Settings
  • Basic Search Interface Customizations
  • Advanced Search Interface Customizations
  • Metadata Mapping Tool
  • Usage Reports in the Summon service
  • Catalog Detail Page
  • Custom Text Editor
  • Search Features
  • Search Results
  • Automated Query Expansion (only for Summon 2.0)
  • Related Searches
  • Create RSS Feeds for Searches
  • Using Results
  • Help, Troubleshooting and Community Resources
  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
  • Release Notes and Updates

    • Date Created: 21-Feb-2014
    • Last Edited Date: 17-Aug-2016
    • Old Article Number: 10433