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Connect to Resources- LIBRARY 101: FHTC Online Library

How to access and use library resources!

Online Catalog and Reources

When you click on FHTC Online Library this screen will come up.

Click the "Login" Button in Top Right Hand Corner


USE: ID: Student Password: fhtc 

Standard Catolg

The standard catalog can be used to look up:

1.) Books available in the physical library

2.) DVD/Videos available in the physical library 

3.) ebooks accessible online  (If a login is requested- contact the Director of Information Resources)

4.)eVideos accessible online  (If a login is requested- contact the Director of Information Resources)

One the left side you can see Subject recommendations that can help you narrow your search.

You can also limit your search by Material Type on the left side. If you want only resources you can access online, use this to limit your results to those materials.

Under the results of your search, you will also see detail about format and availability of the resources.  


When you select one particular resource the full detail screen will open. The full detail box has a lot of information!  The most important being:

LOCATION                   CALL NUMBER                     STATUS

This is found in the bar just above Shelf Browse

We can access books that are held by other libraries.  These books can be borrowed, but it takes time to request the shipment.  Knowing your assignment time frame will be important if the book needs to come from another library!

The little icon next to those items is a way in which you can send the information to your phone. When you come into the library to get a book, you have the information you need without having to look it back up!

Additional Materials Not in the Catalog

There are also many magazines (both current and back issues) and newspapers in the library holdings.  


Little Book Swap Corner

The library has limited space and therefore does not have a Fiction reading section.  However, there is a "Little Book Swap Corner" located on the back shelves of the library for patrons to share books.  Take a book or leave a book!  

There is also a student supply "Swap Shop" as well as a "Brain Break" creativity station with puzzles, games, and some craft supplies for student use.

WEB Links

The Web Links

On the top left side of the online catalog screen. When you click on "Web Links" this screen will open:

You can also click on any of the embedded links below.

General Research Links

Health and Science Research Links

Career Resources

Other FHTC Resources

Other Resources

There are several other web links listed. These links are other sources that are found under the tabs listed at the top.  

Report Issues or Problems

If any of the links on this page are not working or if there is a question about the information and content provided- please notify the Director of Information Resources by emailing
Library Hours: 7:30 am to 7:00 pm Monday thru Thursday; 7:30 am to 5:00 pm Friday Located at 3301 W. 18th Ave. Emporia, Kansas 66801