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Updated: 09.19.2023 - 02:30 PM ET

The Watson Library will be CLOSED Thursday September 28th for electrical work relating to our renovation. 
Online reference services will be available through
email  and video chat (by appointment via "Schedule a Librarian") during this time.

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EBSCO Discovery Service: Use this search to quickly locate Watson Library books, articles, media and more.

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Google Scholar Search
Google Scholar index includes most peer-reviewed online journals of Europe and America's largest scholarly publishers, plus scholarly books and other non-peer reviewed journals.

How to Configure Google Scholar:

For best performance using Google Scholar, before you begin set your preferences to Wilmington College.

1. Access the Google Scholar webpage by going to

2. Click the three strips on the upper left side of webpage, and then click on "Settings" link.

3. Click on "Library Links" link, and search for Wilmington College and select Wilmington College - Check Full Text. (Also search for Worldcat and select Open WorldCat - Library Search.)

4. You should see the following and click on "Save" (bottom of page):

Wilmington College - Check Full Text
Open WorldCat - Library Search


You're ready to search Google Scholar with access to Watson Library resources!

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