Innovation and Inspiration: The Campaign for Kansas University

LEAD 502 - Developing Scholars Seminar

Google Scholar

Use Google Scholar's simple interface to search across a broad range of scholarly literature in many disciplines. 

Tips for using Google Scholar:

  • To search for an exact phrase use quotes. Example: "climate change"
  • To search for alternate terms with similar meanings use OR. Example: climate change OR global warming
  • Use the Cited by link to find newer articles that cited a source

Google Scholar Settings

Set Google Scholar to recognize you as a K-State user:

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Choose Library links and search for Kansas State University
  3. Follow the Get it @ KSU link to access full-text articles in K-State's databases
  4. If Get it @ KSU does not appear, choose More to reveal the link

Google Scholar Settings

Google Scholar Library links page

Get it @ KSU link