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Research in the Library: Internet

Google Scholar

Set up Google Scholar so that you can access your resource (free!) from the Ventura College Library.

1) Open the Options menu in Google Scholar and select "Settings":

2) Click on "Library links":

 

3) Look up and select Ventura College Library.  Be sure to save your selection.

         
You will now see "Full text @ VC Library" if our databases index the article:

 

How to use

 

A Google Scholar search will have a "Full Text @ VC Library" link in the right-hand column of the results page if our databases index the article. 

Keep in mind that not all results will actually be full-text; some may be citations or abstracts. 

 

In this example, four different databases index this article. 

Click the links to see if the full-text is available.