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International Baccalaureate Program

This guide is designed to assist students who are in the International Baccalaureate program.

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NOTE: Please use the email service and identify yourself as an IAM Student in the subject line.

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Reference Desks

Undergraduate (UGL): 313-577-8852
Purdy/Kresge: 313-577-6423
Arthur Neef Law: 313-577-6180
Shiffman Medical: 313-577-1094

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Welcome to the Libraries

Using Wayne State Library Computers and Databases

You will need to use IAM Computer Login and Password providing on September 8 to login to computers in the Wayne State Libraries, or you can use one of our Licensed Resource Terminals available in the Purdy/Kresge Library.

Walter P. Reuther Library of Labor and Urban Affairs

The Walter P. Reuther Library, located on the campus of Wayne State University in Detroit, contains millions of primary source documents related to the history of the labor movement, urban affairs, and the Wayne State University Archives. The building is named for UAW President and Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) President Walter Reuther.


Reading Room Hours:

Monday-Friday: 10:00am-4:00pm
Saturday-Sunday: Closed
Appointments: Reference Archivist


Walter P. Reuther Library
5401 Cass Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202

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IB Survey/Evaluation

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MyJSTOR Register & Read Program

My JSTOR logoThe MyJSTOR Register & Read program allows you to set up an account in JSTOR, and access full-text of over 1,200 journals.

MyJSTOR Register & Read lets you creat a bookshelf, and have access to read up to 3 articles for 14 days. After 14 days, the selected articles are removed, an you can add an additional 3 items to your bookshelf.

Information about MyJSTOR Register & Read

Borrowing through MeL (Michigan Electronic Library)

Mel logoBorrowing through MeL

If your local public library is a member of MeLCat (the Michigan Electronic LIbrary Catalog), you can use your local public library card account to request books (to be delivered to your local public library for you to checkout), or check out books directly from Wayne State University libraries, using your local public library card.

You must have a valid, active library account with your local public library to use this service.

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