Kendall College of Art & Design Library - Library Basics: Home
Kendall College of Art & Design Library
Where Do I Start?
Finding a topic:
1. Think about what ideas have interested you during class discussions or readings.
2. Look through newspapers, magazines or journals for ideas. Have you seen or heard anything interesting through other media outlets?
3. To generate ideas and to start to learn about your topic, use the suggested online resources provided in the tabbed pages of the guide.
KCAD Library Info
Kendall College of Art and Design
17 Fountain Street NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
616-451-2787 ext 1121
Fall & Spring Semester Hours
M-Thur - 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Fri - 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Sat - Closed
Sun - 4:00 - 8:00 PM
Off Campus Access
As a KCAD Student you have 24/7 access, off-campus access to many online resources including: Encore (the KCAD Library Catalog), Article Databases, MELCAT & your library account.
If you are a new KCAD Student please stop by the Library to have your new KCAD ID linked to your library record. Until your ID is linked you will be unable to access the above resources from off-campus.
To access all resources offered by the Library you will need to go through this LibGuide or the KCAD Library website.
When accessing from off campus you will be asked to login.
Use your MYFSU & PASSWORD
Use your NAME, BARCODE & PIN
- To use MELCAT
If you have any problems attempting to login, please contact the library during daytime hours.