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FSUS 100/HNRS 100

Information about the Library especially useful for new students arriving on campus

Research Help at the Reference Desk

Reference Desk


Need Help?  Ask a Librarian

Librarians can be found

  • At the Reference Desk
  • By Phone:  231-591-3602
  • By Text:  231-821-5499

Journal, Magazine and Newspaper Articles

FLITE has access to thousands of journal, newspaper, and magazine articles. Many are available online.

  • Use SmartSearch to locate materials on your topic.
  • Use Subject Databases if you can't find what you need.
  • Ask for help from library staff.
  • Print, microfilm, and microfiche formats are all located on the 2nd Floor. We'll help you with those.

Where to Start Your Research

Reference Books (Electronic and Print)

Start with reference books! 

  • Gather background information
  • Explore topics
  • Gain a general understanding 

Start with Credo - an Academic Reference Tool

Try print reference in our book collection, the Library Catalog

Contact Us

Remember, we're here to help!  Don't look for more than 20 minutes.  Contact us!

[NOTE: Not all of these services are available in the Fall 2020 semester]



What If I'm Off-Campus?

To use FLITE's electronic journal articles, books, and databases from off campus, you must log in with your FSU username and password. 

MyFSU Login screen