Skip to Questions

Ask Us - Questions? We've got answers for you !

Useful Tip: Ask questions or search by keyword, e.g., anthropology database

What are the advantages of Google Scholar? and how do I access GS?

Last Updated: Oct 28, 2013  |  18 Views

Was this helpful? 1   0


Searching for information via RUL's links to Google Scholar  results in you being able to access Rhodes Library subscribed journals and view the full text of the articles. Google Scholar is also a quick way to review the literature and find scholarly/academic research information.

Link to GS either via the Quick Links on the library home page, or use the Library's Database LibGuide

Remember it is important to use these links as they include the authorization software enabling users to access fulltext journal articles when off-campus!

Tip! Click on the dropdown arrow for advanced Google Scholar Search

Tip! Check out the metrics and find the top rated publications for your subject

Stand on the shoulders of giants


Other Answers / Comments (0)


    Welcome to Ask Us!

    Use Ask Us! for questions you might ask a librarian in person.You can search for answers to previous questions here, or ask a new question.

    Take a look at the suggestions as you type in the Ask Us box to see if there is a match or browse our topics.

    We will respond to your question within 1 working day (Mon - Fri)

    For more urgent and complex questions, please contact your faculty librarian.

    Please note that your questions and our answers may be made public to assist other users of the Library's services.  All personal information will be removed from questions to retain privacy.