Google Scholar Instructions

Tips for Searching
Google Scholar

Why search in Google Scholar?
    You can:

  • Search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites.  
  • Locate the complete document through your library or on the web.

How to set your search to link to articles in HCC library:

    1. Google Scholar settingsWhen off-campus, Google Scholar will not automatically show links to HCC library holdings.  You can set your search to link to HCC. On the Google Scholar home page, click on the menu located at the top left of your screen.Google Scholar settings

    2. Click on the link for Settings.

    3. Select Library Links.

    4. Enter holyoke in the search box and then check the box next to Holyoke Community College.  Click Save.

Google Scholar settings



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