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First-Year Survival Tips

Welcome to welcome WKU Libraries


Here are a few tips to get you through your first year at WKU.


(1) No Question is Stupid. Don't be afraid to ask any member of WKU Libraries' faculty or staff  for help.  Talking to you is the highlight of our day.

(2) We are here to help. Here are some resources to aid your transition from high school to university life:



(3) Need to find stuff in the library? Visit us in the 

Commons @ Cravens or Ask Us online.

-Reference Contact Information
-WKU Writing Center
-WKU Libraries Research Guides



(4) Can't find the library or where you class is located? We can help!

-Regional Campuses [BROKEN LINK]-Maps of Campus

-WKU Libraries

1906 College Heights Blvd., #11067,
Bowling Green, KY. 42101-1067.
Phone: (270) 745-6125
Fax: (270) 745-6422
E-mail: library.web@wku.edu
(5) Need to know how to format a paper or cite a book or article?


(6) Dorm room or apartments are too loud? We have quiet study floors and rooms that you can reserve for quiet study time. Snacks and drinks are allowed in the library. We try to make your experience as enjoyable as possible. Sorry though, we don't do your homework.


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 Last Modified 7/2/18