The MLS Student Handbook

General resources for graduate students and potential graduate students

Advice for potential graduate students seeking an on-campus degree. Potential graduate students pursuing on-line degrees may find some of the information useful. Tech Publishing, Inc. "Grad School Tips"

Citizens of the state of Kansas can get a card from their local library that will give them access to other data-bases, such as FirstSearch and Infotrac Web, through the "Blue Skyways" portal - see the Kansas Library Card link.

Google website indexing public-domain works
A search engine to look for academic/scholarly work is Google Scholar.

Information About FHSU Online/virtual Sources

Here are the directions for obtaining "Off campus access to library resources"

The online search services available in FHSU library's website will give you access to FirstSearch - a very good way to locate articles. Go to then click on FirstSearch Database. Please note that the initial FirstSearch webpage also gives you access to Worldcat, where you can find books.

Here is the library's page with links to search engines.


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