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Business Law: Google & Google Scholar

A guide for Business Law students at Moorpark College

Legal Research Tutorial Video - How to use Google Scholar to locate case law (Library of Congress).

Google Advanced Search

When searching Google, use the "Advanced Search" to limit your search results to a specific domain .edu, .gov. or .org.  To use the "Advanced Search," click on the little gear symbol.

Activating Google Scholar

You will need to set the preferences on your computer so that Google will show you the resources that Moorpark College provides. 

Google Scholar image menu options

  • Click the Library Links link on the left side of the page and type Moorpark College in the "Show library access links for" box.
  • Check the two boxes and click on the Save button. image showing library links for moorpark college library and world cat
  • When you search for your topic, Google Scholar will provide you with a link to your Moorpark College Library database articles through the following link: 
  • Click the "Get it at MC Library" link. From off campus, you will be prompted to login to MyVCCCD username and password.
  • If you need assistance, call the Reference Desk at 805-378-1472 or email us at