Archive for November, 2004

Google Launches ‘Google Scholar’

Nov 19th, 2004 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Google Launches ‘Google Scholar’

Innovation-driven Google has launched its latest search service ‘Google Scholar’ Today. Google Scholar is a free service that helps users search scholarly literature such as peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports. The search results are sorted according to relevancy of the material. This relevancy is calculated according to the full-text of the article, the publication in which it appeared, the number of citations for the article, etc. The search results also shows the no. of articles cited that particular paper and provides a link to those articles.