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Music Research Guide

Music Research help from the UMSL Libraries.

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Search Summon for articles, books, and more!

 

Finding Articles with Summon

Library Staff - Find us in person or on the library home page. You can email, phone, chat live or walk into the building and ask us at the Public Service Desk. Look for the Ask a Librarian options or the link to Chat Now—both on the library home page--if you have a question.

 

Screenshot of Summon our library search tool.

On the results page, you can include or exclude types of publications, content, disciplines, subjects, etc. Look at the options on the left of your screen for ways to LIMIT YOUR SEARCH.

Full Text Online limits your search to articles full text in various databases or to links to full text in the catalog.

Scholarly & Peer-Reviewed Publications will provide materials that are scholarly in nature

CONTENT TYPE allows you to limit by the type of source.

PUBLICATION DATE allows you to limit material to a specific date or date range.

DISCIPLINE Depending on the focus of your research you may want to limit by field of study

SUBJECT TERMS will pull up a list allowing you to exclude subject headings or limit to more specific subject terms.