Summon searches.....

Summon searches journals and ebooks

What is Summon?

Summon is a great place to start your research. Summon will search the Sotheby's Institute of Art Libraries' extensive databases, eresources and library holdings collections.


What is in Summon?

Summon searches thousands of journals (scholarly and peer reviewed), some open access journals, most of our subscription databases, books, ebooks, magazine and newspaper articles. Much of what you will find in Summon is full text or located in the library.


Who can use Summon?

Anyone can access and search Summon but only current Sotheby's Institute of Art students, faculty and staff may access the licensed resources. If you are off-campus you will be prompted to log in with your Sotheby's credentials to access licensed content.


What is not in Summon?

Some specialized subscription databases are not in Summon.