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Description: This session serves as an overview of Google and Google Scholar. Attendees will learn about the basic functions of these tools; some tips and tricks to optimize their searches and make the most out of these tools; and, some pros and cons of these tools compared to other databases.
At the end of this session, participants will be able to:
Identify when and how to use Google/Google Scholar during their research
Navigate Google's interface, including:
Running a search
Using advanced search features
Navigating and customizing the results page (i.e. sorting results, limiting a search query using Google's on-screen facets and filters)
Finding full-text articles (using open access linking, library linking), and generating and exporting citations
Critically evaluate Google/Google Scholar results for accuracy, relevancy, validity, etc.