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Access electronic resources: Google Scholar

Tools and settings for easy access to Library's electronic resources

Check for full text link in Google Scholar

Choose one of the following options to access and display the Check for full text link in Google Scholar.

Option 1

Always access the Google Scholar link set up by the Library.  You can find the link on the Library's A-Z Databases and electronic resources page (G)

Option 2

Set up your Google Scholar preferences to use Monash University - Check for full text.

  • go to Google Scholar
  • click on Settings
  • click on Library Links
  • in the search box, type monash
  • tick the checkbox for Monash University - Check for full text
  • click Save.

Screenshot of Google Scholar Settings page on Library links section

Google Scholar search results 

  • Check for full text link next to a title shows that the full text is available electronically.
  • Check for full text link below a record (& its details) shows that the full text may not be available electronically. Use this link to check the Monash University Library collection for electronic access or a print copy.
    *Note: You may need to click "More" to access the Check for full text link.

Screenshot of sample Google Scholar search results page with the Check for full text link and More option showing