You can get books from Kent Library, from 60+ Missouri and regional libraries (MOBIUS), or from libraries across the world (Interlibrary Loan), absolutely free. Books can be delivered to your home if you are a web-only student
If you are experiencing extenuating circumstances that prohibit you from accessing or retrieving materials, please contact circulation to request special accommodations.
Use Interlibrary Loan only if you cannot find the book you need in the Kent Library or MOBIUS catalogs.
If you are enrolled in a designated web-only program, you can have your books mailed to the permanent address on file with the university. If you are unsure if you qualify, contact your instructor.
You can renew your books online, including MOBIUS books.
You can also call the circulation desk at 573-651-2232 for renewals, including for ILL books.
Length of checkout period and number of renewals is determined by the library circulation policies.
Citing sources is important because it gives credit to the person who published the idea originally and allows readers to check your evidence. Your instructor should tell you which style of citation to use (APA, MLA, Chicago, etc.).
Resources on how to cite print and electronic resources for in MLA, APA, Chicago, and other styles.
The Center for Writing Excellence has online reference guides for MLA, APA, and Chicago Styles. You can submit a draft of your paper to the Writing Lab online to receive feedback.