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Academic Pathway to Excellence

This guide is developed for students in the Academic Pathway to Excellence Program. It is intended as a Library resource gateway to introduce you to the Wayne State University Library System, its services and resources.

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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

Welcome to the Wayne State University Libraries!

This guide will help you learn about the libraries and the many services and resources that we have for you. Use this guide to start your research for any of your classes!

Use the tabs at the top of the page to learn more about finding information sources and organizing and writing your paper.

When you need help, be sure to Ask-a-Librarian!

Study Rooms in the UGL

  • Study rooms are available at the UGL
  • They are for quiet collaboration in groups
  • Small study rooms are unlocked and may be used on a first come, first served basis.
  • All group members must visit the Checkout Desk together to use a larger, locked study room.

My Library Account

Use your library account to renew books, check fines or save your own list of favorite books.

You can link to your library account by going to MENU on the library homepage, then select MY LIBRARY ACCOUNT under SIGN IN on the far right.

Select RENEW BOOKS from the list to renew any books you have checked out. You can RENEW BOOKS online up to 3 times.

Link directly to your Library Account here.