Scientific search engines are search engines specialized in scientific and academic literatur
Why use a scientific search engine?
How does a scientific search engine work?
What types of resources are found in a scientific search engine?
What are the main types of scientific search engines?
What are the advantages and limitations of scientific search engines?
To cite this guide
Serres, Alexandre, Sicot, Julien. "Scientific search engines". In UEB (European University of Brittany). Form@doct. Rennes: UEB, February 2010 (last updated July 4, 2013). Available at: