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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Distance Library

Page address: https://www.mnsu.edu/concurrent/distancelibrary.html

Library Services logoMinnesota State Mankato Library Access

Minnesota State Mankato has literally dozens of databases, special collections, and archives in its library. Concurrent Enrollment students enjoy unlimited access to these library resources. Even better, they are able to access these library resources without driving to Mankato. Concurrent Enrollment students will learn to access the Minnesota State Mankato online library resources during an orientation session at their high school. Visit the Minnesota State Mankato Online Library for more inrormation.

How To - Video Tutorial

Our distance librarian has created videos giving step-by-step instructions on how to access the online databases, articles and journals. Each tutorial is customized to the individual concurrent enrollment course subject.

Reference Assistance

  1. Visit the Online Library 24/7!
  2. Select: “Ask a Librarian”
  3. Select:
    • Chat
    • E-mail
    • Request a consultation
    • Call 507-389-5958

Document Delivery

Students who live at least 30-miles from Minnesota State Mankato are eligible to have books and articles from the Minnesota State Mankato library collection mailed to their home at no charge. Students are reponsible for return shipping cost when library materials are due.

  1. Visit the Online Library
  2. Select: “Services for Students at a Distance”
  3. Select: “Document Delivery Services”

Renewal

Renewal for materials that have been checked out from the library can be done one of four ways:

  1. Visit the Online Library
  2. E-mail: msulibrary@mnsu.edu (include bar code on materials, bar code on MavCard and name)
  3. In person – you do not need to bring the materials you wish to renew, but may renew your materials at the front desk of the library. Front desk hours of service
  4. U.S. Mail – Send a renewal request to:
    Minnesota State University, Mankato
    Library Services, ML 3097
    PO Box 8419
    Mankato, MN 56002-8419