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Introduction to Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

3855 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Mar 22, 2019    Missing Book Articles Community user Visiting Scholar 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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Printing, Scanning, and CatCash

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Since the fire in Hale Library, we have worked hard to restore access. For information on where to access computers, printers, and/or scanners, check out our section on Equipment and IT......
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Citation Management

1411 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Jun 12, 2019    Zotero APA Mendeley Chicago/Turabian EndNote MLA RefWorks Citations

K-State librarians recommend students and researchers use the citation management software that works best for them, such as Zotero, Mendeley, and EndNote; unfortunately, we currently do not have......
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Library Services for Distance Students

Nearly all library services are available to distance students. If you are struggling to access a resource or have any other questions, please Ask A Librarian. We're here for all students......
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Finding Scholarly and Peer-Reviewed Sources

1178 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Feb 19, 2018    Articles Locating Material Journals Getting Help Databases Research Dissertations & Theses

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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Finding Your Textbook 

Although we do not purchase textbooks for K-State courses, we place donations, loaned personal copies, and books purchased through K-State Libraries Textbook Affordability Initiative on Course......
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Community Access: Services and Technology

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 alumni.......
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Microforms: film, fiche, print, cards

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......
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Places to Study on Campus

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Suggestions for Other Study and Meeting Rooms on Campus Ask in the office of your college or unit for suggestions Alumni Center K-State students, faculty, staff, and Alumni Association members, no......
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Checking Out Items and Renewals: A Quick Overview 

999 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Jul 31, 2018    Renewals Hours Checking Out Materials Getting Help

Checking Out Items Interested in borrowing our material?  Seek out the friendly folks at the desk at each of our branches. To check out Course Reserves, please bring your student ID. All other......
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Food and Drink in the Libraries

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Kansas State Polytechnic, Math/Physics, Weigel Architecture, and the Veterinary Medical Libraries To learn about the food and drink policies and the availability of food at any of these......
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Finding Specific Journals

846 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Feb 28, 2018    Articles Locating Material Journals Getting Help Databases Research Dissertations & Theses

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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Microsoft Word 2016: APA style running heads

820 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Feb 19, 2018    Research APA Citations Writing Help

APA Style's rules about running heads The best source for information about APA Style is APA itself. ·        The APA Style blog includes a post discussing running heads, which says: The running......
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MATLAB: Access through K-State Libraries

805 views   |   1   0   |   Last updated on Jun 05, 2018    Equipment & Technology

The K-State license for MATLAB, the language of technical computing, is accessible in computer labs, including the Math/Physics Library. The K-State license includes: MATLAB - 25 concurrent......
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Special Collections: A Quick Overview

782 views   |   0   1   |   Last updated on Jun 06, 2019    Locating Material Morse Archives Getting Help Research Special Collections

The Richard L. D. and Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections acquires, preserves and provides access to a rich array of historic materials. More than one million items – manuscripts,......
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Preparing for Exams: GRE, TOEFL, MCAT, etc. 

Most of our recent GRE (Graduate Record Exam) preparation items are in our Course Reserves collection, located at Library Help on the 2nd floor of Hale Library. We also have items in the stacks......
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K-State Libraries' Hours

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While Hale Library is closed, almost all of our services are still in place - you can see more information on these and other commonly asked questions here.  Please visit the pages below to see......
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K-State Libraries: A Quick Overview

New to K-State Libraries? This is a great place to start – here’s some general information on using the Libraries. If you have any questions, please use our Ask a Librarian service to contact us!......
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Connecting to Wifi

478 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Jun 05, 2018    wireless Equipment & Technology Wifi Building Locations eID

Kansas State University at Manhattan K-State students, faculty, and staff, go to, and click the appropriate link at the bottom of the page to run the......
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Requesting Items from Kansas State Polytechnic,  Annex Offsite, Math/Physics, Weigel, and VetMed  

Items located in any of our libraries, including Kansas State Polytechnic and the Annex Offsite, can be requested for retrieval via Search It, and sent to any campus library for pick up. To place......
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