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New Technology on the Horizon: Home

A look at the technology and electronic resource advances coming to the Xavier University of Louisiana Library.

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Searching with Summon

Patrons can now use Summon to search Xavier University Library's electronic resources, including journals, databases and films. Summon provides users with search results that are ranked by relevancy across all of the library's electronic resources. In short, Summon brings you the best of what the library has.


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Having trouble with your search? Contact Jianshin Yang at or Leslie Sam at

Coming Soon

The library is always changing. Here are just a few of the changes on their way. 

  • Summon will expand to include the library's physical holdings, such as books and periodicals.
  • Changes that will make the interlibrary loan process faster and easier.
  • New Libguides for a variety of resources.