Explore your library
All activities run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Hale Library will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Explore K-State students’ home away from home and discover what the libraries have to offer. Interact with our social media, win prizes, find the best study spots and more! Stop by the welcome table at the main entrance of Hale Library to learn all about our activities.
Traditions and history
Learn the rich traditions of Kansas State University by visiting the sesquicentennial exhibit, “Generations of Success.” See artifacts like a beanie worn by freshmen and take in the highlights from K-State’s 150-year history. Visit the reading room to see the Heritage Edition of The Saint John’s Bible, the digital yearbooks and other treasures from the Special Collections department.
Games and activities
Learn about K-State traditions with games and activities for all ages in the Great Room!
Services and resources
Librarians will be on hand to show you the many services and resources we have to offer both here and remotely including Ask A Librarian, electronic resources, borrowing from other libraries, information technology help, study locations and equipment, and more!
See the sights
Shift the movable shelves, visit the Harry Potter room and the new Dow Center for Multicultural and Community Studies, shop the Friends Book Shop, browse reading collections, and check out materials with your K-State ID or community patron card.