Summon is an intuitive and fast search engine that helps you discover relevant
information on any topic from the KFUPM Libraries collections. It searches
through our collection of books, journals, newspaper articles, e-books,
dissertations, and more. Rather than search for all of these things in separate
databases, Summon provides a single unified search box. From your search
results, it is one step to the full text of articles or you can see if a book is
Summon includes records from the KFUPM Libraries Catalog, Online collections and as well as citations and full text of most of
journals, E-Books, to which KFUPM Libraries own or has access through Saudi Digital
Library. You can see a list of the major publishers represented in Summon, by
visiting the new
search Summon by going directly to
on your web browser.then use "Refine your Search" using the
options on the left, such as content type, subject or date. For a more specific
search, by author or journal title, use the "Advanced Search" option.
Summon is now available to KFUPM community inside and outside the campus. To use summon outside Click Here
and Use your KFUPM Portal username and password
This is similar to clicking on Off Campus link on the top right of library website.
Many users will find that Summon points them to all the information they need.
Other researchers will want to dig deeper or use search tools not available in
Summon. For thoese reasons,
databases remain available.
The Library is looking forward to your valuable suggestions in improving your
search experience, kindly contact us through the Ask A Librarian Page for any issue you have.