Skip to Main Content

FEBE - Postgraduate and Research Support: Using Google Scholar Effectively

Research Portal for the Faculty of Engineering.

Lean library

Quick access to digital content provided by University of Johannesburg Library. Spend less time searching for the PDF or other full-text information.

1.   Install the extension at


3.   Select University of Johannesburg.

4.   Start searching! When off-campus, Lean Library will let you know when you are on a website that the library has access to.


Linking Google Scholar to UJ Library Databases

1.   Go to the Library Links settings page. 

2.   Type University of Johannesburg in the search box then click on the magnifying glass icon to search.

3.    Check ALL the boxes next to "University of Johannesburg" links

4.    Click SAVE