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Home Tutorials Setting your preferences in Google Scholar

Setting your preferences in Google Scholar

You can search for materials in the NDSU Libraries' databases using Google Scholar. From the Google Scholar homepage, click on the Menu link.

Clink Google Scholar Settings Link


Next, click on the Settings link.


Next, click on Library links.

Click on Library Links


Now type “NDSU” into the search bar and click search. Check the box next to: 

  • NDSU - Get It @ NDSU

Enter NDSU in the Search Bar


Finally, click Save to save your preferences. Now when you use Google Scholar, it will let you know what resources you can access through the NDSU Libraries!  After setting your preferences you will see access links to the right of the results that look like the following: 

Click on Get It at NDSU link


To access the article, simply click on the "Get It @ NDSU" link to be taken to the article. If you are off campus, you will be prompted to log in with your usual NDSU username and password.