New Student Resources

Welcome to Your Baylor Libraries!

The University Libraries are excited to welcome you to the Baylor family. Our mission is to connect you with the resources you need to succeed academically during your time at Baylor, and this site is a handy place to find links and information on some of our most popular and useful services for students.

So take a look around, explore the resources listed below, and if you have questions, don't hesitate to ask!

And be sure to follow @BaylorLibraries on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook - they're the best way to stay in touch and get the latest info from your libraries!

Important Library Resources

Discover Subject Guides
Every major subject area has its own, helpful research guide. Find the ones that meet your interests here!
Learn more about subject guides

HelpDesk+ | Pro Tips Video: HelpDesk+
Your one-stop location for all things tech support, located in Moody Memorial Library
Learn more about HelpDesk+

Kanopy and Swank | Pro Tips Video: Kanopy and Swank
Stream hundreds of documentaries and blockbuster movies right from your laptop
Learn more about Kanopy | Learn more about Swank

KIC Scanners | Pro Tips Video: KIC Scanners
Create high-quality scans of books, notes, journals and more - for free!
Learn more about our KIC scanners

Library Basics Guide | Pro Tips Video: Library Basics Guide
Easy-to-use guide on how to use the Libraries to your fullest advantage
Learn more about the Library Basics Guide

Library Workshops | Pro Tips Video: Library Workshops
The Libraries host workshops year-round that will help you become a better scholar!
Learn more about library workshops

OneSearch | Pro Tips Video: OneSearch
Powerful tool for searching the Libraries' holdings
Learn more about OneSearch

Special Collections Libraries | Pro Tips Video: Special Collections Libraries
Discover a world of primary research material in our special collections
Learn more about our special collections

Starbucks | Pro Tips Video: Starbucks
Get your caffeine fix at this campus hot spot, located in Moody Memorial Library
Learn more about the libraries' Starbucks location

Study Space: Moody and Jones Libraries | Pro Tips Video: Moody and Jones Libraries
The Moody and Jones Libraries offer 24-hour study areas and more!
Learn more about our study spaces

University Writing Center | Pro Tips Video: University Writing Center
Free one-on-one support for helping make better writers, no matter the major
Learn more about the University Writing Center

Zotero | Pro Tips Video: Zotero
A free browser plugin that helps you track research paper citations with just one click!
Learn more about Zotero

Get to Know Your Libraries!
Take a deeper dive into the Baylor Libraries


More Resources to Support Your Success

ITS homepage
Get all the info you need on technology, apps, cloud-based solutions and more!
Learn more about ITS

AirBear | Pro Tips Video: AirBear
Baylor's campus-wide wireless network
Learn more about AirBear

Box | Pro Tips Video: Box
Secure collaboration with anyone, anywhere, on any device
Learn more about Box

Canvas | Pro Tips Video: Canvas
Baylor's online learning management system
Learn more about Canvas

Duo | Pro Tips Video: Duo
Two-factor authentication app required to access most Baylor software (email, Microsoft 365, etc)
Learn more about Duo

Microsoft 365 | Pro Tips Video: Microsoft 365
Cloud-based access to Word, PowerPoint, Excel and more - free for Baylor students!
Learn more about Microsoft 365

PawPrints | Pro Tips Video: PawPrints
Crowd-sourced printing solution: get your papers printed from all across campus on more than 120 printers
Learn more about PawPrints

Teams
Powerful communications tools including chat, videoconferencing and more
Learn more about Teams

Zoom | Pro Tips Video: Zoom
Synchronous, web-based virtual meeting environments
Learn more about Zoom