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* Education, Kinesiology & Health Promotion: Your Accounts

Here are the links to your tools for finding books, articles and more.

Your Quick Links

Your Library Accounts


  • Your library barcode is on your ID card.  
  • Your InfoKat Discovery account: see due dates, renew books, learn your fines, make requests and track them, save records and searches. These are your borrowing privileges.
  • Your ILLiad account:  place orders, renew loans.  If we've stored a volume you can get pdfs of articles and chapters:  in ILLiad under New Doc Delivery Request click Storage Article Request.  Set up your account.  You'll need your library barcode (it's on your ID card; if you've never used your library card then ask for card activation at any Circulation Desk).  Call 218-1880 for ILLiad help.
  • Your link blue account: get off-campus access to databases.  Tips for getting your browser to handle problems related to our ezproxy server security certificate.
  • Create your own accounts in EBSCOhost, Ovid, JSTOR, Web of Science, WorldCat, etc., to save searches, records, make lists, etc.
  • Create your own EndNote Web account. Save the references that you've collected here and there and everywhere. Use EndNote to "cite while you write."  You can also download the desktop software versionMore info.
  • Software available from  SPSS, Amos, EndNote, Adobe, etc.  Free or discounted Microsoft products available from e-academy.  New!  Access your virtual desktop (VirtualDEN info)
  • Loads and loads of data sets available from ICPSR.  Many downloads require a MyData account.
  • Info on using the campus wireless networks.  It's easy to use our secure network!
  • Add money to your PLUS account:  Quick Deposit:  $20 minimum, plus $2 handling fee
  • Are you a Distance Learning student?  Get your library card and we'll ship the books to you!
  • Your UKnowledge account.  Upload your research for the world to read.  You must have the rights to share this research (e.g., preprints, etc.  Legal info here.)  Ask us for assistance.
  • With your Lexington Public Library account use the Learning Express database to practice the Praxis!  In the database pick the Jobs & Careers Learning Center, then Teaching, then pick your test.  Create a Log-In to add the test.  You can also download e-books to help you study for the tests!  If you need to, here's how to get your LPL card (be sure to take your student I.D. and, if possible, a document that proves your Lexington address).

Anything from Anywhere!

Don't wait until you need it... set up you ILLiad account now!  If it's not on campus, then with ILLiad you can get electronic copies of articles and chapters or loans of books and videos.  And More!  You can also use ILLiad to request books if our local copy is currently checked-out or missing.

Education Librarian

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Sarah Vaughn
Education Library

Dickey Hall