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About Google Scholar
Google Scholar is a specialized Google search allowing users to narrow results to scholarly literature including articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions. Results are either available freely on the internet, while others are available through library databases and interlibrary loan.

Google Scholar Pros

  • Ease of use similar to a Google web search
  • Connection to Manchester University subscriptions on/off campus
  • Search by cited feature and copy/paste citations
  • Researcher profiles available

Google Scholar Cons

  • Full text not available or restricted without subscription in some cases - $$
  • Proprietary ranking system
  • Citation information often incorrect
  • Lack of advanced search features in general

Librarian: Rebecca Johnson

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Funderburg Library
Manchester University's Funderburg Library
604 E. College Ave.
North Manchester, IN 46962

Access Services Number: 260.982.5363
Text-A-Librarian: 260.232.2755
Ask-A-Librarian: Found HERE

Regular Library Hours:Mon - Thurs: 7:45am - 12am
Fri: 7:45am - 6pm
Sat: 1pm - 5pm
Sun: 1pm - 12am

Library Links:Library Website
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