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Discovery: Overview

Information about Discovery, a one-stop search provided by Auburn University Libraries




Overview - Accessible Version

Available Fall 2019, Auburn University Libraries is offering Discovery, a single search box for almost everything.

1. Enter author names, book titles, journal titles, articles titles, research topics, etc. into the search box.

2. Discovery will search through the Libraries' collections and most of its subscription databases to find relevant results.  Online full-text will be available for many of the items.

3. Discovery provides several ways to narrow and broaden search results (e.g., material type, date, subject).

4. Results can include: archival materials, books, book chapters, conference proceedings, images, media, peer-reviewed articles, periodicals, reports, scholarly journals, and more.

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