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EDUC: PLI Thesis Seminar: Google

This guide was created for the Principal Leadership Institute Thesis Seminar

Google Scholar: Preferences

Google Scholar is an easy way to do interdisciplinary research, and with some settings changes can become even more useful.  You need a Google account to use these features. 

  • Make Google display links to full text of articles that Berkeley subscribes to:

In Google Scholar, click on the gear icon gear icon in the upper right corner, and choose 'scholar preferences'. In the next screen, choose Library Links from the left-hand menu. In the search box, type the word Berkeley

 In the list of options that appears, check the boxes for anything University of California, Berkeley.

Google Scholar Preferences

Google Scholar Search

Google Scholar: Cited by

  • Ever wanted to trace an article or book’s impact? 
  • Try searching within citing articles.Do a search in Google Scholar. In the results, you can click on the "Cited by" link under the citation.



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