Open House
Kansas State University
Phone: 785-532-6250
1-800-432-8270 (toll free)
k-state@k-state.edu

Events schedule

K-State Libraries

Discover Hale Library
Explore one of the most admired buildings on campus, including the resources and technology it has to offer. All listed activities run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hale Library will be open until 7 p.m. Stop by the welcome table at the main entrance of Hale Library to learn more about our activities.

  • See our new 3-D printer in action.
  • Celebrate International Tabletop Day by playing a variety of tabletop games for all ages.
  • Check out the Dust Bowl reenactor and exhibit and learn more about Kansas history. Explore primary resources from our collection, including photographs and diaries.
  • Enjoy story time with selections from our juvenile literature collection, plus other activities for children.
  • Visit Special Collections to learn about our recent acquisitions, including The Saint John's Bible. Take a walk through K-State history via an online display of digitized college catalogs, student newspapers and Royal Purple yearbooks.

By the hour
Join our librarians on a historical tour to see how the library has changed over time to better meet the needs of students. Historical tours of Hale Library will take place at the following times:

10 a.m. 

10:30 a.m.           

11 a.m.

11:30 a.m.           

12:30 p.m.           

1 p.m.   

1:30 p.m.              

 

Take a high-tech peek
The Math/Physics Library will be open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 105 Cardwell Hall. Come and see the new high-tech conference room with a 60-inch monitor and extraordinary audio-visual capabilities available for math and physics faculty's 24/7 global use.