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Get the Google Scholar Button

Do you use the Google Chrome browser? Do you do research online? If you answered “yes” to both of those questions, you need the Google Scholar Button… 75 more words

School Media Specialist

Discovery and Access in Light of the Ebola Outbreak

Over the past few weeks, there has been an interesting set of discussions about whether the Liberian part of the Ebola outbreak this winter was foretold and therefore could have been stopped earlier. 469 more words

Usability

Communicating in a scholarly way

We are rapidly approaching the end of my second Spring semester here, and though we have a wonderful new librarian and our fearless leader has returned from her own leave, it still felt so much busier than last year! 114 more words

General

Google Scholar: Destroying good research or revolutionizing it?

Lately I have been looking promoting and setting up Google Scholar (GS) as a resource for clients. The process of getting GS to show “library links” to full-text of items in a library’s collection in GS search results is actually surprisingly easy. 772 more words

Google Scholar Chrome extension: features and RefWorks integration

If you use Google Chrome and Google Scholar, you’ll probably be interested in the recently released Scholar Chrome extension. I gave the extension a whirl, and here are my notes – including details of its support for RefWorks and Find My Reference. 508 more words

Library

Google Scholar Chrome extension: features and RefWorks integration

If you use Google Chrome and Google Scholar, you’ll probably be interested in the recently released Scholar Chrome extension. I gave the extension a whirl, and here are my notes – including details of its support for RefWorks and Find My Reference. 508 more words

Library

PR research online: Can it be trusted?

Good PR needs research in the same way that a fish needs water; it simply isn’t possible for a reliable PR campaign to be formed without high quality research.  398 more words