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APCP 325: Tools for Research

Google Tips & Tricks

Google Hacks

Enclosing a phrase with "quotations" will keep search terms together.

Search within a site. e.g., type "adult education trends" site:www.nytimes.com (no spaces)

Search limit to domain. e.g., value of college degree site:.edu, .gov

Use Google Scholar to Link to Library Resources

http://scholar.google.com/

Tutorial (Video, 5:54): Linking Your Library with Google Scholar
http://youtu.be/fm8RjzynDUk?list=UUcAjveo-uPQdpMNlubleazA

Useful Databases