Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. It is a search engine where you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research.
Google Scholar search options from UCF Library.
- Full Text @ UCF links to access sources at UCF Libraries.
- Bibliography (citation) manager options to export and manage citations (RefWorks or EndNote)
Understanding Google Scholar
Pros of Google Scholar
Eases of use
Search by cited feature
Full text available with subscription
Cons of Scholar
Full text available may not always the final publisher's version