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Introduction to Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

1884 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Nov 07, 2017    Missing Book Articles Interlibrary Loan

Interlibrary Loan allows us to borrow from and lend to other libraries.  When K-State Libraries don’t own the item(s) you need, or the items are already checked out by someone else, you can......
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Where is the 24-Hour Study Area?

1641 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Sep 03, 2017    Building Study Equipment & Technology Locations

The Anita C. Lehner 24-Hour Study Area is located on the 1st floor. It has both Mac and PC computers, a printer, and provides electronic access to resources when the main part of Hale Library is......
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Can I print, scan, and fax in Hale Library, and can I use Cat Cash?

1091 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Nov 07, 2017    Printing Cat Cash Equipment & Technology

K-State Libraries has both black and white printers and color printers. You can use one of our PCs or Macs, or print from your own laptop.  We also offer faxing through our INK Station. For......
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Rooms and Spaces in Hale Library

757 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Aug 15, 2017    Building Study

Rooms and Spaces in Hale Library For locations of these rooms and spaces, check out our stacks guide. Stil not sure where to go? Ask at Hale Library Help on the 2nd floor! 214 -  The  IT Help......
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Does K-State have an EndNote License? 

699 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Aug 15, 2017    RefWorks Citations

K-State subscribes to RefWorks and does not have a license for the EndNote software. You can still use EndNote for exporting/downloading/saving citations from many of our library databases.......
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What library services are available to distance students?

647 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Dec 28, 2016    RefWorks Librarians Interlibrary Loan Databases

 Virtually all library services are available to distance students. You can get immediate help from a librarian via IM chat, phone, or email during Library Help hours, or make an appointment......
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Besides Hale Library, where can I study on campus? 

630 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Dec 28, 2016    Study

Suggestions for Other Study and Meeting Rooms on Campus Ask in the office of your college or unit for suggestions Leadership Studies K-State students, faculty, and staff, no charge General......
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What services and technology are available to the public?

Hale Library As a member of the Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) and as a land-grant institution, we proudly serve Kansas residents. We offer community cards for any Kansan, including our......
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Can I have food or drinks in the Libraries?

588 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Dec 28, 2016    Building Food & Drink

Hale Library Food is allowed in Hale Library - here are some things you should know before indulging. Food and drink are permitted in all areas of Hale Library except Archives and Special......
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What are microforms?

548 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Dec 28, 2016    Checking Out Materials Getting Help

Microforms are simply miniaturized copies of written documents. The term 'microforms' refers to several different miniaturization formats. The following are the four types of microform material......
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What are scholarly or peer-reviewed sources and how can I find them?

536 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Dec 28, 2016    Articles Research Databases

What is a scholarly source? Scholarly sources are written by researchers (like your professors) to be read by other scholars (including other professors, researchers, and undergraduate and......
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Do you have my textbook?

532 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Dec 13, 2017    Checking Out Materials Locating Material Reserves

We may. Although we do not usually have textbooks for K-State courses, some instructors bring us their personally owned textbooks so we can place the copies on Course Reserves and we occasionally......
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Is there another place to go study when the library closes?

492 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Aug 09, 2017    Building Study Hours

Kansas State University at Manhattan The Anita C. Lehner 24-Hour Study Area on the first floor of Hale Library is always open. The Student Union is open 24 hours Sunday-Thursday - see here for......
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How do I search for a specific journal?

481 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Dec 28, 2016    Journals Locating Material Getting Help

You can see if we have access to a specific journal by using our Search It tool. From the middle of the Libraries' home page, click on "Search It Advanced." This displays a search box. To......
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Can I check out items after Library Help closes?

463 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on May 26, 2017    Checking Out Materials Hours Getting Help

Two 3M Self Check stations, located on the 2nd floor of Hale Library, are available for use whenever the building is open, even after the librarians go home.  Swipe your K-State ID card in the......
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Where are computers located in Hale Library?

452 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on May 26, 2017    Building Equipment & Technology Locations

The InfoCommons, which includes Hale Library, is a university computer lab supported by Information Technology Services (ITS). Hale Library has PCs and Macs throughout the building, with the......
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Do you have materials to help me prepare for exams such as GRE or TOEFL?

410 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Aug 15, 2017    Librarians Exam Preparation Getting Help

Most of our recent GRE (Graduate Record Exam) preparation items are on reserve, located at Library Help on the 2nd floor of Hale Library. We also have items in the stacks and in other campus......
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Where is Library Help in Hale Library?

410 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Jul 11, 2017    Building Getting Help

Library Help is located on the north side of the second floor and is visible from Hale Library's main entrance. You can go to Library Help for help answering questions about the university or......
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I think my relative attended Kansas State University. How can I find a photograph or other information?

399 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Jan 09, 2017    Locating Material Research Getting Help

Kansas State University yearbooks are digitized and available through the Internet Archive.  https://archive.org/details/kansasstateuniversitylibrariesyearbooks?sort=-date Simply locate the Royal......
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Are the Libraries open over Break?

394 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Dec 28, 2016    Building Hours

Most of the Libraries remain open, with reduced hours, during semester breaks and other days when classes are not in session. K-State Libraries close for university holidays. Even when the main......
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