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Google Scholar

Google Scholar

As a member of the U of T community you have access to many of the articles that are listed in Google Scholar. Follow these steps to configure Google Scholar to automatically connect to the library's resources. 

  1. Go to Google Scholar
  2. Click on Settings in the top left corner
  3. Select Library Links from the left hand column
  4. In the search box, type "University of Toronto"
  5. Check the boxes next to:
    • University of Toronto Libraries – Get it! U of Toronto
    • University of Toronto Libraries – Get it! UTL
  1. Click on Save
  2. A U of T link should now appear next to those citations that are available electronically from the libraries

This video by University of Toronto Libraries demonstrates how to configure your Google Scholar settings.

Some background information about scholarly articles

Scholarly articles are available

  • for fee (e.g. subscriptions paid by the UT Library or user pay for use) 
  • for free - Open Access, but author may be paying an article processing charge (APC).)

Versions of scholarly articles

Video - How to find a known article

Peer reviewed?

Ulrichsweb is an easy-to-search source of detailed information on more than 300,000 periodicals (also called serials) of all types: academic and scholarly journals, e-journals, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more.  

 

Databases