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WKU Libraries Site Map

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Access Services

bullet Circulation Services
bulletHold form
bulletInterlibrary Loan
bulletLibrary Security
bulletPriority Cataloging
bulletRecall form
bulletService Hours
bulletServices for Faculty and for Graduate Students
bulletWho's Who in Access Services

Access Services Coordinator

Acquisitions & Collection Services


Application, Jobs

Art Books - See Visual & Performing Arts Library (VPAL)

Art Display in the Helm-Cravens Library

Ask Us! WKU Libraries Reference Service


bulletEvelyn Thurman Young Readers Book Award
bulletKentucky Literary Award
bulletMargie Helm Awards (Faculty, Staff, Student, and Teams)
bulletSarah Tyler Merit Award
bulletUniversity and Faculty Awards

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Bibliographic Access Unit

Library Bill of Rights

Bindery Services


Blog and Podcast Basics

Book Festival (Southern Kentucky Book Fest)

Books Borrowed via Interlibrary Loan


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Calendar of Events

Priority Cataloging


Catalog of US Government Publications

Challenged Material Statement regarding Censorship/Intellectual Freedom

Circulation Services

Citing your Sources: Citations & Style Sheets and Reference List Styles Handout

Collection Services

Collections & Connections

Collections & Connections on iPhone

Collections & Connections on iPad

Collections & Connections on Web (interactive)

Constitution Week

Copy Services

Copyright Information (Research Guide for Intellectual Property)


Courier Service (Extended Campus Books and Articles)

Critically Evaluating Web Resources

Current Periodicals Listing

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Databases - See Research Databases and E-Journal Finder

Dean's Office

Department Heads

Department of Library Public Services

Department of Library Special Collections

Department of Library Technical Services

Development Office

Digital Measures

Differences between High School Libraries and WKU Libraries

Directory of WKU Libraries Faculty & Staff

Disabilities Services & Equipment for Patrons

Document Delivery, Books

Document Delivery, Journal Articles

Document Delivery, Other Media

Documents on Information Literacy and Instructional Design

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Educational Resources Center (ERC)

Electronic & Continuing Resources Committee (ECRC)

Electronic Journals (E-Journals): (E-Journal Finder)

Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox Library

ERIC Guide (Educational Resources Information Center Database)

Evaluating Website Information (pdf)

Evaluation Form, Faculty (for Dean and Department Heads use only)

Calendar of Current Events

Past Events Archive

Extended and Off-campus Library Services

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Facebook Page for WKU Libraries

Faculty Evaluation (Digital Measures)

Faculty Evaluation (PDF, Word; for Dean and Department Heads use only)

Faculty & Staff of WKU Libraries

Faculty, Library

Faculty Library Services

Fall into Books, See SOKY Book Fest

FAQ for Law Collection

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

Far Away Places

Federal Depository Library

Overdue Fines - See Circulation

Films & Music - See Visual & Performing Arts Library (VPAL)

Five-Step Guide to Doing Research

Flickr (Photo Albums of WKU Libraries Events)

Floor Plans & Security

Cravens Library Floors 1 - 4 Cravens Library 4th Floor Cravens Library Floors 4 - 9 Helm Library

First Floor
bullet Library Dean's Office
bullet Cravens 100 Meeting Room
bullet Cravens 111 Classroom
Second Floor
bullet Visual & Performing Arts Library (VPAL)
bullet Videos--DVD Collection
bullet TV Shows
bullet Music--CD Collection
bullet High-Quality Large-Format Scanner
/library/dlps/images/blackbullet.gif Computer Lab and Classroom
Third Floor
bulletLibrary Technical Services Dept
bullet Library Student Employment

bullet Information Commons
bullet Technology Assistance
bullet Writing Center
bullet Reference Desk
bullet Circulation--Borrow Books & Laptops
bullet Leisure Reading books
bullet Student Computers

Fifth Floor
bullet Books to Borrow & Study Space
bullet Library Public Services Dept
Sixth Floor
bullet Books to Borrow & Study Space
Seventh Floor
bullet Books to Borrow & Study Space
Eighth Floor
bullet Books to Borrow & Quit Study
Ninth Floor
bullet Books to Borrow & Quiet Study
bullet Group Study Rooms & Grad Carrels

bullet Government Documents
bullet Law Collection
bullet Periodicals before 1986
First Floor
bullet Reference Collection
bullet Confucius Institute
bullet Java City Cafe
Second Floor
bullet Periodicals 1986 - Present
bullet Student Technology Center

bullet Educational Resources Center (ERC)

bullet Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox Library

bullet Glasgow Library

bullet Owensboro Library

Folklife Archives



Forms for external use:

Forms for internal use:

bullet Application for Library Student Assistant (HTML, PDF, Word)
bulletChallenged Books Form (Word)  (See related policies)
bullet Copyright Permission for TopSCHOLAR™ (PDF)
bullet Course Reserves Request Form
bullet Document Delivery for Books | Journals | Other Media
bullet Email Reference for  Helm-Cravens Library | Special Collections Library
bullet Interlibrary Loan (ILLiad online service)
bullet Library Resources Form (Word)
bullet Priority Cataloging Reques (PDF)
bullet Forms for Recall and Hold
bulletRecords Destruction Reporting Form
bullet Research Instruction Request Form
bullet Special Collections Library Job Application Form (Word)
bullet Special Collections Volunteer Application (Word)
bullet Suggestion Box

bullet Acquisitions Monthly Statistics
bullet Bibliographic Access/ Bindery Statistics
bullet Electronic & Continuing Resource (ECRC) Request Form (PDF)
bullet Faculty Evaluation Forms:
       bullet DigitalMeasures (for faculty)
E-signature Form for Dean and Department Heads
bullet Instruction Statistics Form (From Qualtrics--WKU Libraries Use Only)
bullet Java City/Helm 100 Performance Agreement (PDF)
bullet Kentucky Library Research Collections

bullet Manuscripts and Folklife Archives

Margie Helm Awards:
       bullet University Libraries Faculty Member of the Year
       bullet University Libraries Staff Member of the Year
       bullet Department Student Assistant of the Year
       bullet University Libraries Team of the Year (PDF)
bullet Continuing Resource Monthly Statistics 
bullet Technology Equipment/Service Request Form (WKU Libraries Use Only)
bullet Travel Forms

       bullet University Libraries Travel Reimbursement Procedures
       bullet A Step-by-Step Travel Reimbursement Guide (by Lisa Miller with Glenda White)
       bullet WKU Employee Travel Authorization Form (New travel voucher ONLINE)
       bullet The Per Diem Sheet
       bullet When You Get Back from a Trip Form (to be submitted to Glenda White)
       bullet Travel Site from Division of Finance and Administration

bullet WKU Archives Monthly
bullet WKU Archives Fiscal Year End Only

Foundation Center Cooperating Collection, See Funding Information Network

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Friends of WKU Libraries

Funding Information Network

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Gift Policy and Procedures

Glasgow Library

  • Glasgow Librarian

Journals in Wilson Storage (PDF file)

Government Information

Graduate Students, Special Library Services

Grants (Funding Information Network)

Lila Greene Listening & Viewing Collection - See Visual & Performing Arts Library (VPAL)


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Handouts for Accessing Electronic Resources Paid for by WKU

History on the Web

Hours, Regular

Hours, Special

Hold form

How to Institute a New Print or Electronic Subscription

How to Locate Reference Materials in the Reference Room

How to Read Library Call Numbers and Find Journal Articles

How Do I Tell the Difference between a Popular Magazine and a Scholarly Journal

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Information Literacy & Library Research Instruction

Intellectual Property

Interim Hours, See Special Hours

Interlibrary Loan

International Business Resources at WKU

Internet Databases

Internet Resources


iPhone Apps

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Java City

Job Opportunities

Journal Holdings

Journals from Interlibrary Loan

Judaism on the Web

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Kentucky Building Online Reproduction Policy

Kentucky Government Informationentucky Information In Cyberspace (KIIC)

Kentucky Literary Award, also see SOKY Book Fest

Kentucky Live!

KERA Reources on the Web (Kentucky Educational Reform Act)

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Law Collection

Law Collection FAQ

Leisure Magazines


Librarians (Subject Specialist Librarians)

Libraries in WKU Off-campus Vicinities

Library Associates-See Friends of WKU Libraries

Library Bill of Rights

Library Advisory Council

Library Jobs

Library Leadership Council (LLC) 

Library of Congress Classification System

Library Research Instruction Statement of Objectives

Library Services & Equipment for Patrons with Disabilities

Library Security

Library Services

Library System Office

Library Tour Video

Lila Greene Listening & Viewing Collection - See Visual & Performing Arts Library (VPAL)

Literary Outreach

Loan Period (Circulation)

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Making a Gift or Pledge Online

Manuscript & Folklife Archives

Maps of Library Areas, See Floor Plans

Leisure Magazines

Margie Helm Award, See Awards

Microforms at WKU Libraries

Minutes, LLC

Mission of WKU Libraries

Mobile Web

Movies & Music - See Visual & Performing Arts Library (VPAL)

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Newsletter (Collections & Connections)

Newsletter (Interactive Web)

Newspaper Subscriptions

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Ohio Valley Group of Technical Services Librarians

One-Search Box (available on our Libraries' Home Page)

Online Scheduling

Online Services-See Research Databases and E-Journal Finder

Ordering Electronic & Continuing Resources

Organization Charts

Owensboro Library

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Periodicals (Magazines, Journals, and Newspapers)

Performing Arts - See Visual & Performing Arts Library (VPAL)

Photo Albums, See Flickr

Photocopy Services

Podcast (Recordings of WKU Libraries Events)

Policies & Procedures

Print Periodical Indexes & Abstracts

Priority Cataloging

Department of Library Public Services

Publication Request Form for Special Collections Library, Kentucky Building

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Reading Room Coordinator (also Visual Resources Librarian)

Ready Reference Materials (Shelved at Reference Desk)

Recall Form

Recalling Books that are Checked Out

Records Management

Reference Style Lists  - See Citing your Sources: Citations & Style Sheets and Reference List Styles Handout)

Records Destruction Reporting Form

Research (Reference) Assistance

Research Guides

Research Instruction - See Information Literacy & Library Research Instruction

Reserve Materials - See Visual & Performing Arts Library (VPAL)

Resources from the Internet

Robert Penn Warren Library

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Scheduling, Online

Security & Floor Plans

Search Guide for Advanced Searches on Google

Searches and Holds (Circulation)

Serials Unit

Libraries Services

SOKY Reads

Southern Kentucky Book Fest

Special Collections

Special Hours

Special Library Services

Staff, Library

Staff and Faculty of the University Libraries

Library Statistics

Storage, Periodicals and Books in Storage at Gordon Wilson Hall

Streaming Media

Streaming Videos

Student Personnel

Student Training PPT Presentation

Subject Librarians

Subject Research Guides


Suggestion Box

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Technical Services-See Department of Library Technical Services

Technology Equipment/Service Request Form

TDNet (E-Journals)

Theatre Books - See Visual & Performing Arts Library (VPAL)

Theses Services for Graduate Students

TOPCAT (Library Catalog)

TOPCAT & Other Online Catalogs


Travel on the World Wide Web

Twitter Page for WKU Libraries

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Video, Big Redsearch Cycle

Video Tour of WKU Libraries

Streaming Videos

Visit Us

Visual & Performing Arts Library (VPAL)

Visual Resources Librarian, (also Reading Room Coordinator)

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WKU Libraries Web Policies and Procedures


Web E-mail Reference

Web & Emerging Technologies Advisory Committee

Who's Who in WKU Libraries

bulletAccess Services bulletAccounting bulletAcquisition and Collection bulletDean bulletDean's Office bulletDepartment of Library Public Services bulletDepartment of Library Technical Services bulletDepartment of Library Special Collections bulletDevelopment bulletEducational Resources Center bulletElectronic Information Librarian bulletElizabethtown/Ft. Knox Librarybullet bulletExtended and Off-campus Library Services bulletFacilities Coordinator for WKU Libraries bulletGlasgow Library bulletGovernment Documents & Law Collection bulletHead, DLPS Head, DLSC bulletHead, DLTS bulletInformation Literacy bulletInterlibrary Loan bulletLibrary System Office bulletLiterary Outreach bulletManuscripts & Folklife Archives bulletMarketing bulletOwensboro Library Periodicals bulletReference Services Reserve Items Security Special Collections bulletStudent Personnel bulletSubject Librarians bulletTOPCAT Systems Librarian bulletTravel Services for WKU Libraries bulletVPAL (Visual & Performing Arts Library) bulletWeb & Emerging Technologies bulletWeb Management Guidelines & Procedures WKU Archives

WKU Archives

Writing Guides


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 Last Modified 8/21/14