Steely Library users have access to over 200 databases and indexes, many of them containing full-text articles. You can use this search tool to locate the perfect database, or to search directly for articles.
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This tool allows library users to find entire electronic journals. Can be searched by journal title or journal subject.
Find all the books, journals, videos, CDs, DVDs, e-books, and more, that are owned by Chase Law and Steely Library.
Search the NKU libraries for movies, music, audio books, computer software, and other items that are not printed on paper.
Links to collections at other libraries and institutions. Also provides a search box for searching collections around the world, via WorldCat.
Can't find what you want in the library? If you need books, articles, videos, or other items that aren’t in the library, SourceFinder may get it for you with interlibrary loan or information brokerage.
The Eva G. Farris Special Collections and Schlachter Archives at Northern Kentucky University is located on the first floor of Steely Library. The department documents the history of the people, events, activities, and buildings associated with the university from its founding forward.
The department also collects material documenting the history and heritage of the northern Kentucky region, the Ohio River Valley, slavery, the Underground Railroad, Appalachian writers, and military history.
Steely Library phone number: 859.572.5457