This year, KPU Reads is going online. The goal is to compile an epic summer reading list and have conversations about what you're currently reading! Check out our event page, KPU Reads, and tweet your reads using #KPUReads and #KPUKeepsConnected. Let's recommend and talk about books!
We've brought together a number of library services, new and old, to facilitate our faculty and instructors' online teaching. The goal is to provide digitized access to the library's collection for KPU instructors and their students.
Using the form on Link.Scan.Open, instructors can request:
In other words, LSO is a contactless service for KPU instructors to request accessible library material for their online classes.
Used to placing items on Course Reserve for your students? LSO replaces the Course Reserve process, which is currently unavailable due to COVID-19.
In all cases, copyright compliance is checked before any action is taken. What can be scanned? Things such as a chapter from a book (or up to 10% of a book), one article from a journal issue, or a newspaper article or page are all considered copyright compliant. Read more about Fair Dealing and copyright or send copyright questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Do you have questions about this new service? Ask us!
Unpaid fines and/or overdue material can interfere with registering and withdrawing from courses. It may result in the withholding of transcripts, diplomas, certificates or citations and loss of Library privileges.
To protect the health of KPU students and employees:
Please check our Covid-19 Response guide for the most detailed and up-to-date information about Library services and collections currently available.
If you need assistance or have a question, you can still chat, email, text or phone us to get in touch.
We hope everyone stays safe and healthy during this time.