Information Discovery Tool

Summon, the RIT Libraries information discovery tool, provides an easy search function that will return results from a wide range of content types.  Content types include:

  • Library catalog records
  • e-journal articles
  • Databases
  • Newspaper articles
  • e-books
  • Dissertations
  • Institutional repositories
  • Conference proceedings 

Summon is accessible from the library homepage.

Use Summon when

  • You want to find articles on your topic in magazines, journals or newspapers
  • Your professor requires the use of scholarly information