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Dissertation Literature Review: Google Scholar

Guide to help dissertation students with literature review.

Searching with Google Scholar

Google Scholar is a great resource for searching what's out in the world as well as Alliant's databases. Watch the tutorial and then try some searches on your own using the tips from the video.

Click here for a quick tutorial on using Boolean operators.

Google Scholar tutorial (created by Riverpoint Library)

This video will help you set up and search in Google Scholar.

Tracking your citations in Google Scholar (created by Dowling College Library)

Another helpful video on actually tracking the citations of articles you write that appear in Google Scholar.

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