Monthly Archives: July 2020

Searching with Google Scholar

Did you know you can hook up Google Scholar to our new Primo discovery tool? Check out these steps below!

1. Go to https://scholar.google.com/

2. Log into your Google account. (will work without logging in, but you may need to repeat this set-up if you clear browser cookies)

3. Click on the 3 bars (=) on the upper left side to open the menu options.

4. Click the gear icon for Settings.

5. Click on “Library links.”

6. If you have the old “Full Text @ Lewis Library” selected, uncheck that box to remove it.

7. Search for Lewis University.

8. Select “Lewis University – Find It! @ Lewis Library”

9. Start searching Google Scholar and enjoy seeing the links to our content in Primo!

Interlibrary Loan is FREE!

It can be supremely frustrating when you think you’ve found the most perfect article for your project, but then you find out there is a PAYWALL.

Don’t go full Vader just yet! There is Interlibrary Loan. And? It’s FREE!

You just need to look up your article in our new Primo discovery tool (make sure you have selected the “Expand My Results” check box in the upper left corner of the screen. Then select the permalink for your article and click “Request Article via Interlibrary Loan form” at the top of your screen.

It will look like this:

Then simply fill out the form as completely as you can. You should receive your article or chapter for FREE within 3-5 business days!