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KCAD Library - COVID-19 Update

Updated information on library access and modified services

Grab 'n Go Service

Students, faculty and staff may place hold/pick-up requests for materials in the library. You can also place "holds" on materials that are checked out. Requests and holds may be done directly in SmartSearch, by email or by phone.

Grab 'n Go: 

  • Place your request via SmartSearch, by email or by phone
  • The item will be pulled and placed on the hold shelf
  • You will be emailed when your items are ready to be picked up
  • Bring your ID Card and ask at the front desk in the library

How To Request A Book

Use the SmartSearch bar above or on the library home page

Enter your search terms

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Sign in - Use your MyFSU & Password - There are two places to sign in. This will give you immediate access to databases and allow you to place holds.

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Filter your search results - On the left - Select Library - Kendall Library.
Pro Tip!: Use the filters on the left to choose item types, location, library, etc.

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Choose your item and open the record. - Make sure the item is available

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Click Request 

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If you do not need the item past a certain date, you can set it. It is not required to place the hold. Click Send Request

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successful request