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Accessing Resources from Off Campus: Google Scholar

Using Google Scholar from Off Campus

In order to use Google Scholar to access the Libraries' full text resources from off-campus you need to go through the Marx Library web site or though https://libproxy.usouthal.edu/login?url=http://scholar.google.com/ in order to be recognized as affiliated with the University of South Alabama. After you login, change your preferences:

  1. Once you get to Google Scholar, choose Scholar Settings from the top right, next to Sign in
  2. In the Library Links box, type University of South Alabama
  3. You should get three choices:University of South Alabama - Full-Text@USA ; Alabama Virtual Library - AONE Full Text@AVL , and Open WorldCat (Library Search)
  4. Check the boxes in front of each one except Alabama Virtual Library - AONE Full Text @ AVL
  5. Click Save Preferences

 

You should now be able to connect to the full-text of subscribed University Libraries' resources if they are part of the results of your search.

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