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Google Scholar and Academic Research

What is the relationship between the library and Google Scholar?

Google identifies the resources but the library at U of T makes them available.

Google Scholar is a great resource for identifying academic and scholarly resources in a wide range of electronic collections.  822 more words

We LOVE Google Scholar

Google Scholar is GREAT! Did you know that the High Library has partnered with Google?  When you search for a topic in GoogleScholar, you can use the “Journals@Elizabethtown” links to access full-text articles.  62 more words

Articles

Growing Impact of Older Articles

Scholars have been devoting more attention to older literature, a new study of the citation patterns in journal articles reveals.

The paper, “On the Shoulders of Giants: The Growing Impact of Older Articles… 704 more words

Research

Fringe activists learn to use 'predatory' science journals

The university librarian who popularized the term “predatory” science journal has identified a new threat from the shadowy publications: Distributing fake evidence for political or commercial gain. 367 more words

Science

Books?! We don't need no books. What'd we need books for when we got this here internet thing?

Disclaimer. I am a library professional. I am not going to go on a tangent about the relevancy of libraries today or the fact that most of the adult world can’t tell a peer-reviewed article from a pencil… including a  541 more words

Asatru

Google Scholar is Filled with Junk Science

Google Scholar is the world’s largest and most-used academic search engine, yet it is increasingly becoming polluted with junk science, making it a potentially dangerous database for anyone doing serious research, from students to scientists. 474 more words

Scholarly Open-Access Publishers

Search Engines

Since I teach at the elementary level I chose to compare and contrast the e-Library Elementary and Kids InfoBits databases.  I searched the mathematical topic “fractions.” 921 more words

Google Scholar