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International Social Work year 1 - searching and finding reliable literature: Website -Google Scholar

Website (click on the image for direct access)

Can you find everything with Google?

No, you cannot find everything with Google...... A lot, but not all will be reliable or at bachelor level. From now on it is better if you only use Google for a first orientation. When you start looking for more in-depth and reliable literature, switch to Google Scholar (public scientific publications) and HANQuest. HANQuest is a search engine you can find on the website of the studycentres. It gives you access to paid databases that contain literature Google will not find for you. Go to www.han.nl/studycentres and discover all that reliable literature and much more.

LibGuide full text search

What makes the website important?

  • The catalog (where you’ll find the books you want to borrow)

  • Search engine HANQuest (where you search databases)

  • copyright (here you can find everything about copyright and source referencing)

  • E-books (many online versions of textbooks in - for example - SpringerLink)

  • Contact with your information specialist or the studycentres

Website HAN Study Centers (e-learning clip)