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International Programs in UK Libraries

 

Library Services

UK Libraries offers a wide range of services to all of its library users.  The services listed below have been specifically developed for our international students.

 

International Conversation Hour--Writing Center Webpage
      International Conversation HourUK's Writing Center, housed in room B-108B in the Young Library basement, offers international students an opportunity to practice their English speaking skills every Wednesday night from 6 to 8 p.m. The Writing Center also offers assistance with composition of papers.             
Virtual Keyboard for non roman characters
      Laptops with On Screen Keyboard:  UK Libraries offers 4 laptops that have the virtual keyboard capability.  This keyboard allows you to type in non Roman alphabets.  The laptops are available for checkout in the Media Library in the Basement of Young Library.  Instructions for use and setting up your own keyboard.
 
           
 
 

 

 

 

ESL Poster         


Library Support for ESL Students: UK Libraries has been working with A&S 100, Enhancing College Writing & Communication Skills for International Students, to provide basic library information and skills to ESL students.  The program includes an in-class presentation with a basic introduction to research along with a tour of the library, overview of policies, and how to use many of the library products and services.  Research Consultations are also available for individual instruction. Contact Debbi Lloyd (debbi.lloyd@uky.edu) or Patricia Hartman (patricia.hartman@uky.edu) to make an appointment.