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Students Guide to the Library: Home

Welcome to the A-State Library! This guide will help you get started navigating around the library and using its resources. It's a big place, but there's no need to be intimidated.

The Library!


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Useful Research Guides


Welcome to the A-State Library!  

Library Mission Statement: We are a teaching Library. Our vital information resources and skills advance the university community's pursuit, development and sharing of knowledge.

We are here to help you succeed.


Need research help?

Reasons to contact a librarian:

  • You aren't sure where to start
  • You need research assistance
  • You want to improve searching skills
  • You prefer to speak someone

Ways you can receive assistance:

  • 24 hour chat service
  •  Phone: 870-972-3208 / Main Desk: 870-972-3077
  • Email:
  • In person: Library Service Desk                                                                                                                       

**We can also assist you online via Skype or Zoom. Email us to schedule a time.



What do you like best about the Library?
Books: 7 votes (15.91%)
Study space: 16 votes (36.36%)
Research resources: 5 votes (11.36%)
Librarians: 6 votes (13.64%)
Bean bags: 2 votes (4.55%)
Social Distancing: 2 votes (4.55%)
Computers: 6 votes (13.64%)
Total Votes: 44