Google Scholar has broad coverage of scholarly literature. It can be used to search for:
It can be particularly useful for establishing an overview of a topic, or researching multidisciplinary topics that might be difficult to research in traditional disciplinary databases.
Google Scholar does have some down sides:
When you are using Google Scholar, tune up your skeptical radar and be careful.
To set up links to Google Scholar's ‘Find it at Augsburg’:
To set up links to import citations into RefWorks:
After setup, your Google Scholar search results should now include these two links ― “Find It at Augsburg” and "Import into RefWorks."