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Google Scholar @ SDSU

Option 1. Use the Configured Search Box

Get full text articles in Google Scholar

Use the configured search box below to search for full text content provided by SDSU.

You can bookmark this configured search using this link:

For both options, look for the Find it @ SDSU link next to results. Use that link to access SDSU library subscription content.
Off campus users must log in once they click on an article with their SDSUid and password.

Option 2: Configure Google Scholar for SDSU



To​​ display ​​SDSU ​​Library materials ​in Google Scholar and include a link to those materials in the results, on the Google​​ Scholar​​ main​​page:

  1. Click​​​  on the menu button on the left of the page and select Settings​​​
  2.  Select Library ​​links ​​​and ​​type SDSU
  3. Enter San Diego State into the search box and search. 
  4. Check the boxes labeled San Diego State University and click Save

To access the materials from a Google Scholar result look for the link labeled Find it at SDSU,  or a direct link to the library database.