Google Scholar is a search engine from Google focused on scholarly literature. Results can include articles, theses, books, abstracts.
This page provides a quick overview of how to search and use Google Scholar. For a more in-depth explanation, see our page on “How to Use Google Scholar”.
PCC campus computers are automatically set to show links to PCC Library’s full-text articles through Google Scholar. From home use one of these methods for accessing PCC Library resources through Google:
Use the search box below to find out what you can get through PCC for free without having to set any preferences:
Permanently set Google Scholar preferences for PCC Library
1. Browse to Set Google Scholar preferences
2. Then Select “Library Links” from the menu on the left:
3. Then Search for “Portland Community College” and check the “Portland Community College – Find it @ PCC” box.