Have you ever tried using Google Scholar in your research? If you haven’t, it can be a useful tool for finding citations in your research area. Google Scholar can help you find information from universities, professional organizations, online repositories, government resources, and other scholarly sources. Results may include peer reviewed journal articles, dissertations, conference papers, and more. It is important to carefully review the source of information to ensure that you are using a trusted source and that the resource fits the requirements of your assignment. While Google Scholar doesn't fully replace using one of the databases, it’s a handy way to expand your search.
Here are a few ways that you can improve your Google Scholar experience:
If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to us at the library! You can contact us at the Reference Desk.