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Google Scholar setup

In 4 steps, Google Scholar can be set up to recognize which articles found are available for free in full text online or available as a paper copy in Kent Library. The following steps need only be done once on your personal computer(s), but may have to be repeated on lab or other public computers

1) On the Google Scholar search screen, click on Scholar Preferences. graphic describing setup for Google Scholar

2) Click on 'Library Links' graphic describing setup for Google Scholar

3) Enter 'southeast missouri' in the find library box and click the button. graphic describing setup for Google Scholar

4) Checkmark the choice 'Kent Library at Southeast Missouri State University - get full text'. *note: several choices with 'Southeast' may show up, choose the one with the exact wording in green above. Click on the 'Save' button near the bottom right of the screen. Note that you need to have cookies enabled for your preferences to be saved

Now you can return to the Google Scholar search screen and search as usual.

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Subsequently when doing a Google Scholar search, if the full text of an article is available through Kent Library, a 'get full text' link will appear next to corresponding articles.

make sure to click on the 'get full text' link and not the article title

If you are off campus, you will be prompted to log in

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Google Scholar site
 

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