Google Scholar - Popup Demo

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In this tutorial, you will learn how to find resources using Google Scholar. Google Scholar provides a simple way to search scholarly literature.


About Google Scholar

Google Scholar allows you to:

  • Search a wide range of scholarly literature
  • Explore related works, citations, authors, and publications
  • Locate the complete document through your library or on the web
  • Keep up with recent developments in any area of research

Search Google Scholar

You search Google Scholar by using keywords

Your Turn:

  • Enter sitcoms and ethics and click the search buttongoogle button


Manage Search Results

You will notice you retrieved a large number of articles.

Locate the date range box on the right side of the page

google date ranges

Your Turn:

  • Select Since 2015

Look at the links on the right. Does Google Scholar default to a date sort or a relevance sort?



Does Google Scholar allow users to sort by date?



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