Category Archives: Google

June 30th, 2017

Campus librarians are partners in the instructional, research and outreach missions of the university. Read about how we engage with our community of users through our collections, projects and services! The spring/summer […]

January 14th, 2011

UW-Madison campus libraries have teamed to offer a series of free workshops for graduate students. As each workshop is designed to be a “stand-alone” presentation, students can choose to attend […]

October 28th, 2010

For those who enjoy Google Scholar, do note that it now enables you to set an alert–that is, to save a particular search strategy on a topic, specific article, or […]

October 16th, 2009

Power search with Google to quickly locate quality resources! This free, drop-in workshop will give you hands-on practice using Google, Google Scholar, Google Patents, and Google Book Search. You will […]

February 4th, 2009

Set your Google Scholar Preferences to include a link to Find It at UW-Madison and a link to export your records to a preferred Bibliography/Citation Manager (EndNote, RefWorks, etc.) The […]

November 13th, 2008

Using statistics gathered from searches entered into its search engine, Google is exploring its ability to predict outbreaks of the flu. In other words, Google is measuring the trend, so […]

June 16th, 2008

Power search with Google to remove clutter and quickly locate quality resources! This workshop will give you hands-on practice using Google, Google Scholar, Google Patents, and Google Book Search. You […]

January 29th, 2008

Power search with Google to remove clutter and quickly locate quality resources! This workshop will give you hands-on practice using Google, Google Scholar, Google Patents, and Google Book Search. You […]

January 2nd, 2008

Would you like to remove your personal phone number from Google results? Or, limit who can view your Blogger postings, Google Documents or Picasa photos? If so, then Google’s series […]

December 21st, 2007

Each year Google’s Zeitgeist site pulls together the annual trends in Google searching, as drawn from use in the United States and internationally. Check out the 2007 trends. From the […]