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Linking Google Scholar to North West University (NWU) Lib

Linking Google Scholar to North West University (NWU) Lib

Look for the “NWU” link next to each result. Use that link to get the full text via the Libraries’ subscriptions.

Full text articles on Google Scholar Search


  • If the link does not appear next to any results, please configure your Google Scholar account.
  • You can also link your Google account to the NWU. The “NWU” links will then appear even if you don’t start your search from the current web page.


How to configure your Google Scholar account

  1. Click on the hamburger menu, then on Settings and Library Links.
    Mark the three options below if they still need to be marked. You can search for them in the list under “Show library access links for…”.Google Scholar search configuration Step 1
  2. Click on Save.

If you’re logged into your Google account, it will remember that setting from now on.





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