If you skip forward to 4:55 in the above video, you’ll discover how to link Google Scholar and Melbourne Polytechnic Library. This will increase you’re access to full-text articles. Quick directions are below:
Click > Settings > Library Links > Search for Melbourne Polytechnic > Tick the box > Save.
Hint: you can also become a member of the State Library of Victoria and further increase your access to journal articles.
The Pros & Cons of
|FindIt PRO||Filter results by resource type.
For example, peer-reviewed articles.
|Google Scholar PRO||Cited by.
With the cited by function, you can discover other resources that have cited a particular resource. This is an excellent way to do research and find connected information.
|Google Scholar PRO||
|Google Scholar CON||Unable to filter by resource type.
You will need to be critical of the articles retrieved and may need to dig deeper to discover whether is peer-reviewed.
|Google Scholar CON||
Not everything is full-text.
FindIt will retrieve results from the below journals. Sometimes it can be handy to browse through a journal, particularly if you haven't got a specific search query.