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Google Scholar settings

You can access the full text of an article in Google Scholar with Find it at Deakin button
If FIND IT @ DEAKIN is not appearing next to your results:

  1. Select 'Settings' from the top of the Google scholar homepage
  2. Select 'Library links' from the menu items
  3. Search for Deakin
  4. Tick 'Deakin University Library - FIND IT @ DEAKIN'
  5. Save

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LibX for direct access to Library resources

You can access titles through library catalogue from external websites, without having to leave their page.

  • Install the LibX browser extension
  • Right click text from your online reference to bring up the LibX menu, then choose where you'd like to search - Library Search, Find it at Deakin logo , or Google Scholar. 
  • Click the Deakin University logo Deakin University favicon icon on sites such as Amazon, Yahoo!, Google and Barnes & Noble to search for your item in our catalogue. You can also use LibX to find books by their ISBN from these sites and more.
  • You can access our resources from any website without navigating to the Library, thanks to LibX. Reload any page via EZproxy to give you the same access you would have on campus or through the Library website.