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Profile V2

Digital Tools

  • Dropbox - access your photos and files anywhere
  • Instapaper - save webpages, blogs and online articles to read later
  • LibX - a Firefox or Internet Explorer add-on, search MacEwan Library resources right from your browser toolbar
  • Mendeley - import articles, add notes, highlight text and more

Google tips:

Getting too many results?

Put quotation marks "..." around phrases.

Limit your search to academic sites:

  • site:edu - for US academic sites
  • for academic Australian sites
  • for UK academic sites

Limit your search to a particular fietype:

  • filetyp:pdf
  • filetype:ppt
  • filetype:doc

For example, the search:

site:edu  filetype:pdf

"journalism ethics"

will locate pdf documents, from US academic sites, containing the phrase "journalism ethics"

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