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  1. Index GDC Vault in the Summon index

    Please could we add the content from GDC Vault to the Summon index. GDC Vault is an online repository of video talks from the computer gaming industry.

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    • add OverDrive to Summon

      A lot of universities are using OverDrive[https://www.overdrive.com/].
      Please add this to Summon's KB.

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      • French topics be expanded to include other sources even if In other words, in the French language Summon interface, it is currently by desi

        French topics be expanded to include other sources even if we use a French language Summon interface.

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        • Books that have popular alternative titles (i.e. 'Civil Procedure' = 'The White Book') should be searchable under those titles

          Books that have popular alternative titles (i.e. 'Civil Procedure' = 'The White Book' in most law libraries) should be searchable under those titles. At the very least Summon should prioritise the 246 alternate title field more than it currently does.

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          • Add Swank film database to Summon

            Swank is in the Knowledge Base but not available to track in Summon. Can we make it available to track?

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            • Psychotherapy.net

              Please include psychotherapy.net videos in the Summon index. These videos are indexed on other platforms (e.g. Kanopy), but we would prefer links to psychotherapy.net itself.

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              • Partial Summon data loads should be ingested into the index within one to two days

                Instead of waiting for a weekend data load to be indexed live on Friday and weekday loads to be indexed live on wednesday, it would be best to have all partial data loads added to the index within 1 to 2 days of submission.

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                • Solving the issue of Inconsistent search results and “disappearing” articles on Summon

                  We often find that identical searches performed on consecutive days come up with different numbers of results, and articles found when doing the search on one day don’t appear when doing the search on another day. The explanation we have been given is that it depends which server you hit with your search, but shouldn't the contents of each server be identical? This is especially problematic if you are running a workshop where students are completing a worksheet where they are asked to give numbers of results. The missing content is obviously an issue if you find something useful one…

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