Google Scholar search tipsTen Minutes Series<br />Margie Ruppel<br />Reference Librarian<br />
Info<br />Beta<br />Content<br />Types, sources, subject areas<br />Uses:<br />Find a few sources on a topic<br />Topics t...
Tips<br />Use options in the Advanced Scholar Search.<br />Use descriptive keywords.<br />Use quotes around phrases (“ “)<...
Journal title<br />Versions<br />Cited  by<br />Free PDF<br />Subscription<br />
Full-text available!<br />
PDF!<br />
No PDF? Request<br />Interlibrary loan<br />
Preferences<br />
Review<br />What are the 4 search tips?<br />How often is full-text available?  What should you do an article is not full-...
Research Help<br />Ask a librarian for help:<br />Email: refquest@boisestate.edu<br />Chat: http://library.boisestate.edu/...
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Google Scholar Search Tips

  1. 1. Google Scholar search tipsTen Minutes Series<br />Margie Ruppel<br />Reference Librarian<br />
  2. 2. Info<br />Beta<br />Content<br />Types, sources, subject areas<br />Uses:<br />Find a few sources on a topic<br />Topics that are non-mainstream<br />You have an incomplete citation<br />Full-text<br />40% of the results<br />
  3. 3. Tips<br />Use options in the Advanced Scholar Search.<br />Use descriptive keywords.<br />Use quotes around phrases (“ “)<br />Look for PDFs or “Find it at Boise.”<br />
  4. 4. Journal title<br />Versions<br />Cited by<br />Free PDF<br />Subscription<br />
  5. 5. Full-text available!<br />
  6. 6. PDF!<br />
  7. 7. No PDF? Request<br />Interlibrary loan<br />
  8. 8. Preferences<br />
  9. 9. Review<br />What are the 4 search tips?<br />How often is full-text available? What should you do an article is not full-text?<br />What should you do if you do not find enough articles on your topic?<br />
  10. 10. Research Help<br />Ask a librarian for help:<br />Email: refquest@boisestate.edu<br />Chat: http://library.boisestate.edu/reference.shtm <br />Phone: (208) 426-3301<br />Meet with us in person: 1st floor<br />

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