Services Guide for Students

The links on this Web page are intended to help students effectively use the library and its resources in order to complete class assignments and research.

Useful Tools and Links

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General Library Information

Research and Instruction

What are the library's hours?
How do I get a library card?
Can I get a library card from the Kokomo-Howard County Public Library if I go to IU Kokomo?
How do I suggest books to add to the library's collection? (PDF Order Form)
I need to find an article for my paper. How do I do that?
How do I access the library's online/electronic resources?
I was given a handout in my library instruction class. Can I find that online?
Where can I get help using library resources?
Where can I get help with writing my paper?

Borrowing and Reserves

Computer Use, Printing, Copying, and Study Rooms

How do I find a book?
What is a call number, and how do I use it?
I want a print book, not an online book. How can I find that?
Can I request books and materials from other libraries?
How long can I keep books and other materials I check out?
How can I renew my books?
How do I check out materials my instructor has placed "On Reserve?"
What computers can I use in the library?
Can I print my documents in the library?
Can I make copies in the library?
Who do I talk to if I have problems printing or copying?
How can I reserve a study room?


Library Employment

For a listing of available library videos and interactive tutorials, please see our Tutorials page. What does a Library Student Assistant do? (PDF)
If I'm interested, how do I apply? (PDF)

Last Updated: 11 July 2014