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Unlocking the Mysteries of Google Scholar for Research: Webinar Simulive Replay | CLEwebinars
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 Export to Your Calendar 10/30/2020
When: Friday, October 30, 2020
Log-in: 12:45 PM | Program: 1:00 - 2:05 PM
Where: Webinar Simulive Replay

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You will access this CLE program through a third-party website, which will require a username and a password.
Please note that your MSBA login credentials will not work on that website.


CLE CREDITS: 1.0 ethics  (This program does not qualify for PRACPRO credit)

Learn how to conduct free Internet legal and investigative research. This webinar unlocks the mysteries of Google Scholar, the least documented legal research database you’ll ever see…until now.

  • Learn about Google Scholar’s content and date coverage
  • Find out how to conduct legal research using Google Scholar case law and articles
  • Improve your Google Scholar research to create targeted keyword/phrase searches by adding Boolean and Proximity connectors
  • Streamline your research by:
    • sorting results by relevance or date
    • filtering results by court or date
    • saving cases or articles
    • creating Alerts
    • cite-checking
  • Speed up your searches by uncovering Scholar’s hidden Advanced Search menu
  • Discover how to go beyond legal research and use Google Scholar for:
    • background research about non-law topics
    • investigative/due diligence research about parties, judges, attorneys, and expert witnesses
  • Understand the limitations of Google Scholar
» MSBA Standard Member: $65
» CLE Club Members: $51
» Non-Members: $80

Members of the judiciary are not eligible for free registration to this program. Please call the
MSBA at (207) 622-7554 with questions.

Mark Rosch is Vice-President of Internet for Lawyers and President of its division. He’s an internationally recognized speaker and author on the subjects of using the Internet for investigative and background research, Google search, and Google Cloud Apps.

Carole Levitt, founder/principal of Internet For Lawyers (IFL), is an internationally recognized CLE seminar speaker and best-selling American Bar Association author. She writes and speaks on Internet investigative and legal research, social media research, social media ethics, and technology for lawyers.  Since 1999, IFL has provided law firms, corporations, and local and state Bar Associations around the country with professional and entertaining turn-key CLE programs. The company focuses on delivering information about free investigative and background research resources available on the Internet.

A Simulive Replay is a pre-recorded presentation that is scheduled to replay at a certain time and date. The presenters of these programs are available during the replay to take your written questions.

*This program must be watched at the
scheduled time
 and date in order to receive live credit.

If viewed after the program you will receive general self-study credit.

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