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Hispanic College Institute

Information for participants of FHSU's Hispanic College Institute on research resources and links to help with group projects and presentations.

How to Use this Guide


This is an FHSU subject guide designed for participants of the FHSU Hispanic College Institute, but it is open for anyone to use. This guide will go over how to conduct academic, college level research as well as show you free resources that are available to the public and not just enrolled students.

Library Resources vs the Internet

This video discusses why searching with library database is more effective than searching the internet, covering the following topics:

How to Embed This Tutorial in Blackboard:

  1. Select and copy (Ctrl+C) all of the following Embed Code text:
    <iframe title="Why Forsyth Library?" width="640" height="360" allowTransparency="true" mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen allowfullscreen style="background-color:transparent;" frameBorder="0" src=""></iframe>
  2. In Blackboard, create and name an Item (or any other Blackboard tool that includes the standard Text Editor) 
  3. Click the HTML button at the bottom right of the Tool Buttons to open the HTML editor 
  4. Paste (Ctrl+V) the embed code within the HTML window and click Update and Submit. 

Link to VidGrid Video:

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