A citation is the author, title and additional information needed to find a book, journal article, government report, conference proceeding, etc... Sometimes a professor will provide you with a citation. You need to be able to read the citation to be able to find it. For example, to find this book, start by identifying the title.
Ellison, A. M., & Adamec, L. (2018). Carnivorous plants: Physiology, ecology, and evolution. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
|Author(s)||Ellison, Aaron M. & Adamec, Lubomir|
|Year of Publication||2018|
|Title||Carnivorous Plants: Physiology, Ecology, and Evolution|
|Place of Publication||Oxford, UK|
|Publisher Name||Oxford University Press|
|ISBN (International Standard Book Number)||9780191085390 0191085391|
To find a book by title, in Summon, click on Advanced Search.
Change the drop-down menu to "Title". Type the title in the search box, change the search field to Title (begins with), and click on the Search button.