Examples of what you can type into the Summon search box . . .
One word, a single phrase, place, name, etc.:
More complex keyword searches:
Do not use complete sentences. Only type the important keywords related to your topic.
Use the features under "Refine Your Results" to limit by date, subject, type of resource, etc.
The username and password to access databases from off campus are similar to what you use to access the PCC portal (myPittCC) and Moodle. The only difference is that you DO NOT include the last part of your email address (@my.pittcc.edu) in the username. Generic logins are available to community residents with PCC library cards, and others who are enrolled in or are affiliated with PCC programs and continuing education courses. Have questions? Ask us!
You can often tell that you have a book review because it will list the citation information along with the ISBN and price at the very beginning.