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Resources: Students

A guide to Butler Libraries and Archives for students.

Student Resources: Overview

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Welcome, Grizzlies! Butler Libraries and Archives is here to help you on your college journey. Use our guide to get connected to resources that are available to you as a student.

Learn more about what is included in this guide below.

How to Navigate "Resources: Students" Guide

  • Welcome: Take a tour of our libraries or get in contact with us.
  • Challenges and Resources: See what resources are available to you if you are having a personal emergency, need disability accommodations, or need support with reading, studying, writing, and time management.
  • Online Research Support: Get research tips for exploring our databases, finding articles and databases, and citing sources.
  • International Students: Understand the role of American libraries in helping you research and study, along with understanding cheating and plagiarism and how to avoid it.
  • Technology Support: Get help with printing and resetting your password.
  • Personal Librarian Program: Sign up to have a personal librarian help you with research and citations throughout the semester.
  • Campus Support and Services: Learn what resources are available to you and how you can use them.
  • Work at the Libraries: See what openings are available to work at either campus as a student worker.
  • Frequently Asked Questions: Find answers to the questions that we are asked the most.
  • Need Help? Contact Us: Discover all the ways that you can connect with your librarians on and off campus.

Get Help: Contact Us

There are three ways you can contact us: By chat, phone, or email.


Access our Library chat here or through the Butler Libraries and Archives homepage. You can also text us at 316-448-2225 to begin a chat session with a librarian. The chat is only available when our libraries are open.


While you cannot text our direct lines, you can call either of our locations at the following numbers during open hours:


You can also contact either of our locations at Please wait at least one business day to receive a response.

L.W. Nixon Library (ELD)

Andover 5K Library (AND)