How to Search Google Scholar

Perform a Search and Understand your Results

  • Searching Google Scholar is similar to searching Google, but the results are more detailed
  • Google Scholar results include publication and citation information
  • "Cited by" provides a list of all articles that have cited that particular work
  • "Cite" will provide citations in APA, MLA, and Chicago style
  • Use the options on the left to refine your results by date or by type