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NT Secondary Students LibGuide: Search Tools & Tips

This guide will provide you with links, videos and useful information that will help you during your secondary studies.

Google Hacks

Google Hacks to help you find information fast and effectively.

Google Scholar


Google Scholar

Use Google Scholar to find scholarly literature, including:

  • peer-reviewed journal articles and books
  • conference papers
  • theses and dissertations

A warning sign



Google Scholar does not filter out low-quality publications such as predatory journals. Predatory journals charge authors fees to publish without peer-reviewing or editing articles and therefore are of very low quality.

How to make sure it's a credible journal? Search for the journal title in:

Database Search Tips

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