International Students' Guide to Research Skills and Using the KU Libraries: KU Libraries

This guide, designed especially for the needs of international students, provides explanations of how to do research using the KU Libraries' resources. It includes links, tutorials, and step-by-step instructions on developing research skills.

Getting to Know KU Libraries - Start your tour here

To see subtitles or closed captioning during the video, click on the CC icon at the bottom of each video once it begins to play.  The English language text for each tutorial below can also be found by clicking on the link in the box following these tutorials. 

English language text for video tutorials

These links or documents contain the English language text for each tutorial in the box above.

International Collections

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How to use the KU Libraries (ACCOMPANYING ENGLISH TEXT AVAILABLE FOR TUTORIALS)

Translations of Library Vocabulary

If you are unfamiliar with some of the terminology you hear while visiting KU Libraries, refer to the link below to find a translation.

KU Libraries