Using Forsyth Library’s 
New Search System: Primo 
Find full-text articles, e-journals, 
books, e-books, and much more, 
a...
To access Primo, go to 
www.fhsu.edu/library 
Search here if you are looking for 
books, e-books or journal titles 
Click ...
Select the collection you want to search 
Library Catalog: Books, e-books, 
print and e-journals, CDs, DVDs, 
Gov’t Docs, ...
Library Catalog search for 
holistic nursing 
44 book and journal results, of which 3 
are available online and 41 are ava...
Click the Details tab to find out more 
about each item.
Limiting results to “full-text online” brings 
up 29 journals and e-books. 
Click “View It” to 
find the link to the 
full...
Changing our search to the Article Databases 
collection brings up over 16,000 full-text articles 
Limit to 
peer-reviewed...
The View It tab shows the link to the 
database that contains the complete 
article
Click “Advanced Search” to add terms, select 
search types and limit by date or year.
Click the star beside a title to save it 
to your e-shelf 
You can use this feature 
as a guest, but once you 
close out o...
Sign in with your TigerTracks to save items to your 
e-shelf that will remain after you close your search.
Click e-shelf to view and organize 
your items. 
You can create folders to organize your e-shelf. Check the boxes for 
the...
Questions? 
Click “Help” in the upper 
right corner 
of the screen, or 
contact us 
at 785-628-5283 or 
refserv@fhsu.edu 
...
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How to find books, journals, e-books, articles and more using Primo at Forsyth Library, and how to save them to your e-shelf.

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Primo with e shelf

  1. 1. Using Forsyth Library’s New Search System: Primo Find full-text articles, e-journals, books, e-books, and much more, all in one place!
  2. 2. To access Primo, go to www.fhsu.edu/library Search here if you are looking for books, e-books or journal titles Click the gold button labeled Online Catalog for articles
  3. 3. Select the collection you want to search Library Catalog: Books, e-books, print and e-journals, CDs, DVDs, Gov’t Docs, etc. Article Databases: Full-text articles from library databases Digital Collections: Digitized items including FHSU Master’s Theses, historical photographs, Reveille Yearbooks, and more Search It All: Search across all 3 collections at once.
  4. 4. Library Catalog search for holistic nursing 44 book and journal results, of which 3 are available online and 41 are available in the library Use the limits in this pane to focus your search by resourc e type, topic, date, etc.
  5. 5. Click the Details tab to find out more about each item.
  6. 6. Limiting results to “full-text online” brings up 29 journals and e-books. Click “View It” to find the link to the full-text journal articles or e-book
  7. 7. Changing our search to the Article Databases collection brings up over 16,000 full-text articles Limit to peer-reviewed, by article type, by topic, date, and more Click “Details” to see the abstract, and “View It” to find link(s) to the complete article.
  8. 8. The View It tab shows the link to the database that contains the complete article
  9. 9. Click “Advanced Search” to add terms, select search types and limit by date or year.
  10. 10. Click the star beside a title to save it to your e-shelf You can use this feature as a guest, but once you close out of Primo, these items will be lost.
  11. 11. Sign in with your TigerTracks to save items to your e-shelf that will remain after you close your search.
  12. 12. Click e-shelf to view and organize your items. You can create folders to organize your e-shelf. Check the boxes for the articles and drag and drop them into the folder. You can also e-mail or print, and make notes using the note icon.
  13. 13. Questions? Click “Help” in the upper right corner of the screen, or contact us at 785-628-5283 or refserv@fhsu.edu We’ll be glad to help 
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