Search all of the University Libraries physical and digital collections.

Reading Lists (Course Reserves)

Instructors may add electronic or physical materials to reading lists for their courses, and students can log in to the University Libraries' Reading Lists to access them.

Research Guides

Consult librarian-created guides on a variety of subjects.

Document Delivery

Request articles and book chapters owned by the Ball State University Libraries to be scanned and delivered electronically to your desktop via your ILLiad account.

Interlibrary Loan

Find and borrow materials not owned by the University Libraries.

 Ask a Librarian

Citation Help

Get help citing references properly in the major styles, with links to quick styles guides and online resources.


Learn how to create websites, use software, and more.

Study Rooms

Reserve a study room in Bracken Library and the Health Library.

Ask a Librarian

Chat with a librarian about your research and projects.


Get Customized Research Help

Schedule a virtual appointment with a librarian to discuss your research.

Check Out Electronic Equipment

Borrow laptops, chargers, cameras, and more.

Available Software

Search for software installed on the University Libraries' Public Access Computers.

Print, Scan, and Copy

Learn about the different ways you can print and scan materials in the Libraries.

 Connection Problems

Troubleshooting Off-Campus Connection Problems

If you are having problems accessing our online services, take a look at this FAQ.