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Students Guide to the Library: Library Books

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.

Books about College

Checking out books


**NEW! You may now use Mobile A-State Access to check out Library materials.

Mobile Credential information can be found here

General Library checkout information and Circulation Policies can be found here.

General Collection

All books in the general collection can be found on the following floors:         

A - D       2nd Floor

E - L        3rd Floor

LA - Q     4th Floor

QA - Z     5th Floor  

The call numbers start with a letter and are alphabetical.                                                                                             


The Library has a vast collection of ebooks.

Ebooks can be accessed on and off campus.

Ebooks come from a wide variety of different publishers, and each publisher may have a different loaning policy, appearance, and layout.

You can search for ebooks using the Library Catalog.