Deakin University Library

Deakin University Library

Settings and add-ons

Follow these tips to get the most out of Scholar, your mobile device or web browser when looking for Library resources

Google Scholar settings

Use the FIND IT @ DEAKIN link in Google Scholar to access the full text of an article.

If FIND IT @ DEAKIN is not appearing next to your results:

  1. Select Settings from your list of results or from the Google scholar homepage
  2. Select Library links
  3. Search for Deakin
  4. Tick Deakin University Library - FIND IT @ DEAKIN
  5. Save.

Note: Cookies must be enabled for your browser to remember your settings.

Mobile friendly sites and apps

Many Library resources, including Library Search, are now mobile friendly.

There is a mobile-friendly version of the Library catalogue.

The Mobile Device Resources Guide lists mobile friendly websites and apps for your faculty.


LibX is a browser plugin that lets you search for Library resources.

  1. Select text or ISBN from any web page or PDF
  2. Right click
  3. Choose from the search options.

Install the Deakin University Library edition of LibX for the following browsers:


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16th July 2014