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Getting the most out of Google

Event Type
Conference/Workshop
Sponsor
University Library
Location
Main Library - Library 314
Date
Mar 4, 2013   3:00 - 3:50 pm  
Speaker
Reference, Research, and Scholarly Services
Cost
Free
Registration
Reminders sent the day before the workshop
Originating Calendar
Savvy Researcher Workshops - University Library

Google can be a good source for finding research materials. While it is not a replacement for searching in the Library's subscription article databases, Google can be an effective tool for finding scholarly materials that will help your research. Did you know that you can set up Google Scholar to link to the U of I Library's electronic journal subscriptions?  Or that you can use Google Books to explore a book before you Interlibrary Loan it? We will share our strategies for using Google Scholar, Google Books, and other Google tools to supplement your research.

For more information, please visit: http://uiuc.libguides.com/gs

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