Google Scholar is a search engine for finding scholarly literature across many academic disciplines. It can be a useful resource for helping you get started on a new research project; however, Google Scholar lacks many of the features, functionality, and journal coverage of other library databases. Google Scholar is best used as a supplemental database in combination with traditional library databases.
Limits of Google Scholar:
Instructions for displaying "Find it @ RFUMS" full text links in Google Scholar.
Information on Google Scholar's advanced search options, Cited by feature, and Related articles feature.