Sometimes you may find that on the first search you do in Summon you have to re-enter your search terms.
This appears to be an issue with Internet Explorer 7, 8 and 9 but not 10 and 11. So if you’re using an older version we would recommend updating to the latest version, using an alternative browser e.g. Chrome or following the instructions below.
For example you enter: “computer game design” and hit ‘Find’
Only to be directed to another blank search box:
Instead of re-entering your search press the ‘Back button’ and hopefully you will find your search terms are still there. Hit ‘Find’ once again and this time you should go directly to the results screen:
Still not working?
If you’re still not being directed to the results screen you will need to update the cookie settings on your browser. Click here to download instructions.
If you’re using Safari on an iPad
Go to Settings > Safari > Block Cookies and choose “Never”. You will need to close Safari and open it again for the settings to take effect.
Try another Browser
If you have further questions please email the Library or call the helpdesk on 01473 338700