Is Google enough? Finding scientific information


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07.05.2020 17:30-19:00 German Register im Kalender eintragen

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We also hold this course for groups of five people or more.
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  • General search strategy
  • Subject-based searches
  • Google Scholar and other search engines
  • Multidisciplinary databases


At the end of the course you are able to

  • summarize (dis-)advantages of Google Scholar
  • use advanced search functions in Google Scholar for a specific literature search
  • apply essential knowledge of information retrieval to your research
  • use the two multidisciplinary databases Web of Science and Scopus in addition to Google Scholar

Target audience

  • Students
  • Members of ETH Zurich
  • Anyone with an interest in science

Meeting Place

ETH-Bibliothek, Circulation desk, main building ETH Zurich, Rämistrasse 101, 8092 Zurich


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