Lecture primo overview



Presentation Author: Mary Alice Wade Forsyth Library FHSU

Presentation Author: Mary Alice Wade Forsyth Library FHSU



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    Lecture primo overview Lecture primo overview Presentation Transcript

    • Find full-text articles, e-journals, books, e-books, and much more, all in one place! Using Forsyth Library’s New Search System: Primo
    • To access Primo, go to www.fhsu.edu/library Click the gold button labeled Forsyth Library Online Catalog
    • 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.
    • Library Catalog search for holistic nursing 44 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.
    • Click the Details tab to find out more about each item.
    • Limiting results to “full-text online” brings up 2 online journals and an e-book. Click “View It” to find the link to the full-text journal articles or e-book
    • 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.
    • 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 of Primo, these items will be lost. Sign in with your TigerTracks to save items on your e-shelf after you close out of Primo. Signing in also allows you to renew your items online.
    • Once you have signed in, your items will be saved to your e-shelf. You can create folders to organize your items You can make notes, and select items to print or e-mail to yourself. Click the My Account tab to renew items you have checked out
    • 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 J