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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Continuing Resources

About Continuing Resources

WKU Libraries has a centralized Continuing Resources Unit for all serials ordering, payments, check-in, processing, cataloging, claims, bindery preparation. Requests can be made through faculty library representatives or by contacting the Collection Services Coordinator. A completed Serials Request Form starts the review process for new titles. The Continuing Resources Unit handles approximately 4,000 current subscriptions to scholarly journals, periodicals, newspapers, microforms, and electronic resources. The average price of a serial title for WKU Libraries is $220.00. Serials information is regularly updated on TOPCAT. WKU Libraries is the third largest contributor to KULS (Kentucky Union List of Serials), a database that facilitates interlibrary lending.

Online Serials Tools

Serials Price Projections

SerialsStudent Manual

This manual is used to train student workers in the Serials Unit for their responsibilities assisting the staff in such things as mail and book processing and preparing materials for the bindery. It will be updated as necessary when procedures and personnel change.

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