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Pacifism and Dissent : Extra Summon help

This guide is intended to provide useful resources to faculty and students researching nonviolent resistance movements and political repression in the Vietnam War Era.

Getting Peer Reviewed Articles

Are you using Summon and want to find peer-reviewed articles?  It’s very easy!  Just run your search on your topic and when you get your results, click the link to Peer-Review, and your search results will update.  See the example below: (More help with Summon here)

Limiting to a Date Range

If you want to limit your Summon search results to a particular date or date range you should use the Publication Date range tool in Summon rather than typing the date in as part of the search.  So if you want articles on "diabetes education" from 2009 to the present or from 2010-2011 don’t type“diabetes education” 2009-present into the search box.  Instead run the search on "diabetes education” – after you get your results screen look to left hand column and use the calendar to find the date range you want

Need more help with Summon?  Check out the Summon LibGuide, which includes short how-to videos, including ones on finding specific articles and finding articles in a specific journal.

Looking for articles in a specific journal?

Looking for articles in a specific journal? Use the Advanced Search feature on Summon.  Put in the topic you want searched and the name of the publication and run the search.  Take a look at this video to get the idea.

Looking for a specific article

Here is a video showing how to find a specific article using Summon

When the article does not come up

Here are some hints for locating articles when the article does not come up automatically