This guide is designed to help you find research and course materials. Use the tabs above to find different types of information. If you have questions you can contact me or the Reference Desk. Our Ask a Librarian service offers phone, 24/7 chat, and in-person options.
Below are general guides that can be very helpful.
Any currently registered student who is not regularly in Mankato can request delivery service for books from the Minnesota State, Mankato general circulating collection, books from other libraries, and periodical and journal articles from the Minnesota State, Mankato collection and other libraries. Books are mailed to your home address. Articles are posted to a website for electronic access.
Step 1: To use this service you must first complete the following Document Delivery Signup for Students & Staff. We need 2 working days after you sign up to make sure you are registered in the system. If you need to request items immediately after you sign up for this service, please include the following message in the note section of your requests: "I have just registered for document delivery."
Step 2: Search WorldCat (link below) and locate an item you want
For detailed instructions, see our Library Materials for Distance Students guide.
Visit our Document Delivery page for more information about this service.