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Advanced Research Techniques Using Google Scholar

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Virtual Event
Maisha Duncan
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About this Event

Everyone knows Google, and it certainly seems that everyone uses Google. But have you taken advantage of Google Scholar, the free search engine that features full text or metadata of scholarly literature?

Join Maisha Duncan, instruction librarian, to explore research scenarios in which Google Scholar can help to further the research process during this workshop on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at 2:30 p.m.

During the workshop, you will conduct an effective search in Google Scholar, identify how citation searching can be facilitated by the search engine and create a search alert. In addition to these skills you can apply to your own searches, the workshop will introduce key features of the search engine, such as citation counts, related articles and advanced search; and it will highlight the benefits of Google Scholar’s Profile, Alerts and Metrics tools.

While workshops are free of charge, registration is required as seating is limited. This workshop is open to UD students, faculty and staff.

Can’t make it? Watch this similar workshop from last semester.

If you have questions regarding workshops, please call 302-831-2432 or email lib-workshops@udel.edu.

Note: All Morris Library visitors need photo identification to enter. Visitors with UD ONEcards can use those at the turnstiles for easy access to the Library. If you do not have a UD ONEcard, you will need a state-issued ID (a driver’s license, a government-issued or school-issued photo ID, etc.) to enter.

You may be interested in these additional workshops to streamline the research process:
Save Time with RefWorks: Your Personal Bibliography Tool
Tuesday, February 20, 2018, from 2 to 3 p.m..
Wednesday, March 7, 2018, from 2 to 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 20, 2018, from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Developing Your Scholarly Research Presence Online
Thursday, April 12, 2018, from 2 to 3 p.m.

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