Library How To Guides
The Library has several How-To Guides available to assist users in utilizing products and services.
- Add-ons for Web Browsers
- Mobile Apps
Add-ons for Web Browsers
LibX is a feature that allows users to search the library catalog or WorldCat from their browser. Users can search authors, ISBNs, or titles from an embedded box in the browser menue or right-click text on a webpage to bring up a context menu to search from. Search the LibX website for the LSU Shreveport edition of LibX. Available for Chrome and Firefox users.
Most of the library's eBook collection will only allow downloading of chapters. The EBSCO eBook Collection allows downloading of entire ebooks. Select your device below for instructions and tutorials on EBSCO ebooks. You may be required to download additional software.
- Android Phones and Tablets - (View a quick Downloading Help Sheet)
- iPad/iPhone/iPod - (View a quick Downloading Help Sheet)
- Mac Laptops and Desktops - (View a quick Downloading Help Sheet)
- Windows Desktops and Laptops - (View a quick Downloading Help Sheet)
*Kindle users should follow the Android instructions. The Opera browser is the preferred browser with the Kindle HD Fire.
EBSCOHost App (coming soon)
Wireless internet access is available inside the library. Use your LSUS username and password to connect to the wireless network.Guests may obtain a username and password at any service desk.
For assistance in setting up wireless access, view the Wireless How-To Guides or ask for assistance at any service desk.