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Library Resources for Special Education Students

Link to the Library Gateway:

Undergraduate Resources

Guide to Resources for Undergraduates This links to a LibGuide which provides a comprehensive overview of resources for undergraduates.

Contact Us / Visit the Library

Ask the Librarians! For help with research and other information needs, submit a question or find answers within the FAQ section.

Contact Us Help is available via call, text, email, or chat.  Also, set up a one-on-one consultation or find the contact information for subject librarians and staff here.

Research Consultation Obtain in-depth help with your research using MU Connect.  A reference librarian will help you find the resources that you need to complete your work.

Hours Visit the library in person; find out when Ellis and the branch libraries are open.  You will have access to:

  • Copiers At the Digitprint Center, you can copy, fax, bind materials and accomplish a number of tasks.

  • Equipment Whether you are at Ellis or one of the branch libraries, it possible to borrow or use a variety of items including calculators, typewriters, plotters, cameras, iPads, DVD players, sound recorders, mobile device chargers, projects, a turntable, scanners, a VHS player and umbrellas.

  • Scanners A scanner copies a page and enables you to store it digitally. 

  • Study Space If you want to study alone, Study Carrels are an ideal place to work in the library (

    If you want to study with a group.  There are group study rooms available in Ellis and some of the branches (

  •  Workshops & Fridays @ the Library Watch the libraries’ homepage and your departmental announcements for library workshops on Endnote, literature reviews, copyright and other subjects.  These are often available online as well.

  •  Writing Tutors There are writing tutors available in Ellis and at the Student Success Center.


Video Tutorials: Library Books

Getting books not available in the Libraries

Renewing books online

Requesting Books from Remote Storage (UMLD)

Ellis Library Tours