How Do I Use Google Scholar?
What is Google Scholar?Google Scholar is one way to find scholarly resources, including peer-reviewed journals, scholarly papers, theses, and books. Search Google Scholar by subject or source for a list of results ranked by author, publication, and how often the piece has been cited in other scholarly literature. Google Scholar can help you find the full text of scholarly and professional articles, as well as books on your topic. You can customize your Google Scholar settings to find out whether it is available in CityU databases. APA style citations are linked to resources in your results. You may also save and organize articles if you have a Google account.
How to Set Up Google Scholar
Tips for Searching Google Scholar
Not Finding What You Need?
Try searching one of the frequently used databases for direct access to full-text resources to complete your coursework:
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