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Kettering University Library - Information: Collections

Introduction to the Library

Great Reads

Great Reads

A collection of popular books both fiction and nonfiction that can be read for leisure and laughs. These books can be found on the front stack before the A's.


There is a collection of audiobooks available for checkout located after the movies near the coffee machine. 

Newspapers + Magazines

The Library has a collection of current newspapers and periodicals that are available to read while in the library. They can be found next to the bistro tables by the water fountain.

Course Reserves

Course Reserves

Books in the library that have limited check out options. Reserves are typically course textbooks or readings. Their use is usually limited to four hours at a time (in-library only). Reserves may be physical books, old tests (also called cribs), DVDs, or PDFs hosted in Blackboard.

Graphic Novels



Digital Thesis Archive

Since 2003 Kettering has been storing digital copies of student theses in the Digital Thesis Archive. The archive can be searched by Title, Author (student's name) or Full Text Keyword. The Full Text search is only active for 2003-present.

Learn how to use it here.

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