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Advanced Google Searching: References and Resources

Guide to advanced search features in Google and to Google Scholar and Google Books.

More Help with Google

GoogleGuide, a comprehensive guide/tutorial to searching Google by Nancy Blachman

Google's own Help Central and Search Features pages

Nancy Pressman Levy's guide at Princeton, on which this is based.

Read More about Google

See this guide if you're curious about the controversy surrounding the Google Books Project.

Peter Jacso's comprehensive review of Google Scholar. Jacso's own site has many more articles on searching and indexing.

This article from the Chronicle of Higher Education documents some of the problems with the metadata in Google Books.

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