Q. What is an abstract?
An abstract is a summary. Typically abstracts are provided for academic/scholarly journal articles.
When using the Online Library Search, you can view the abstract in different ways on the search results page:
- Conduct a search and hover your mouse over the paper/magnifying glass icon to the right of the result title.
- Click on the result title to view the Detailed Record screen which displays the abstract
- To see the abstract on your results page, follow the steps below:
3a. Under Page Options, click detailed
3b. Then you will see the abstracts (if available) on the page with the result.
What are FAQs?
Our Library FAQs provide short answers to common questions to save you time. Each frequently asked question (FAQ) has a concise written answer and often an image or brief video. Many FAQs direct you to other pages of our library website, such as the following: