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Be a smarter Googler

So it’s pretty easy to search Google, hey? Simply ask Googs what zero divided by zero is (which was the most asked question in 2015… 253 more words

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Research: How well does Google index Harvard’s open-access repository?

In case you were wondering: How well does Google index Harvard’s open-access repository? “From spring of 2015 to the spring of 2016, Rebecca Lewis (UMass-Boston), Alexis Dhembe (Simmons College), and Mark Jemerson (Simmons College) systematically searched for DASH works in Google and Google Scholar. 62 more words

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Google Scholar Target of Porn Spammers?

Good grief! I had no idea that Google Scholar was being targeted by porn spammers. “In this article, we take a closer look at a problem within the Google Scholar parsing engine that has been lightly touched upon by the authors cited above but does not seem to be taken very seriously by the the Google Scholar team. 58 more words

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Non-Anglo Representation in Google Scholar

Interesting: Do Google Scholar, Scopus and the Web of Science speak your language? “Prior research has shown that Google Scholar has a more comprehensive coverage than Scopus or the Web of Science, especially for scholars in the Social Sciences and Humanities. 92 more words

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Be a smarter Googler

So it’s pretty easy to search Google, hey? Simply ask Googs what zero divided by zero is (which was the most asked question in 2015… 253 more words

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How to make a thesis (Part I)?

Hi everyone, I am currently a student taking up a Master’s degree.  I want to share to you what I learned during my first month of taking a Masters degree. 126 more words

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Which search engine do you use?

Google.

It’s the default and it’s always there. Right?

Yet, did you know that there are plenty of other search engines out there? I have to admit that I didn’t. 150 more words

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