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How do I find...a book, a periodical or an article

How do I find…a book

1. Search Summon

Summon is a discovery system that allows you to launch a single integrated search of the majority of bibliographical and full-text resources available in the Luiss Library and of other relevant, open source resources, as well as of the institutional archives LuissearchLuissThesis and Digital Library

2. Search the Library collections

Using Summon, you can also discover the location of books searching by title, author or keyword.

3. Search other catalogs

For items not available in our library, you can search other national catalogs, such as SBN. If the book is accessible in Rome, you can refer directly to that library. Differently, you can request it through the interlibrary loan service.

How do I find…a periodical

1. Consult the Journal Search

The Journal Search provides a complete list of printed and online periodicals available in the library.

The following information is provided for printed periodicals: the journal title, language, location, access number and missing items.

The following information is provided for online periodicals: the title with a direct link to the online resource, the abstract and/or full text, language, the e-collection or database and access terms and conditions.

2. Search other catalogs

For items not available in our library, you can search other national catalogs, such as ACNP OR SBN. If documents are accesible in Rome, you can refer directly to the library. Differently, you can ask for a copy of the article you are interested in through the document delivery service.

… or an article

1. Search Summon

Summon is a discovery system that allows you to launch a single integrated search of the majority of bibliographical and full-text resources available in the Luiss Library and of other relevant, open source resources, as well as of the institutional archives LuissearchLuissThesis and Digital Library.

2. Search the DoGi catalog

For bibliographic information and abstracts of articles published in Italian law reviews.

3. Search the ESSPER catalog

For abstracts of Italian periodicals on economics, law, social science and history.

4. Search e-journal databases

All the e-journal databases allow you to search by author, title or keyword.