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Why and how to use Google Scholar

Why use this resource? Google Scholar provides broad access to scholarly literature across many different disciplines and subjects. Access through the library includes 'Find it @ UVM' links to our library's holdings.

What's in this resource? Scholarly literature including academic journals, conference papers, books, theses, dissertations, preprints, abstracts, court opinions and more. Coverage includes scholarly articles from the web as well as academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories and universities. 


Dates of Coverage Varies - updated several times a week
Truncation or Wildcard No user-defined truncation. Google Scholar uses 'stemming' technology to automatically search for variants of your search terms. For specific truncation purposes, search for all desired terms and combine with Boolean operator 'OR.' 
Phrase Searching "human-computer interaction"
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