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Beach Reads

Looking for something new to read? Wonder what the library has to offer? Check out our “Reading Recs”. Each month Kent Library will post a themed list of books on their website, offering you new and exciting options for recreational reading. We also want your input, so you can suggest future themes or books. This month Kent Library's faculty and staff shared books they just finished or are currently reading.

See this month's list here!

Kent Library Summer Hours

Kent Library Summer Hours begin on Saturday, May 11, 2019


Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Dates Closed

Sunday, May 12
Sunday, May 19
Sunday, May 26
Monday, May 27
Thursday, July 4
Sunday, August 4
Sunday, August 11

Fall Hours begin on Saturday, August 17, 2019

For more details and exceptions to regular hours, see:
Kent Library Hours Calendar

Redhawk Food Pantry

The Redhawk Food Pantry is located inside Textbook Rental. It is open to all student and employees with a Southeast ID. For more information, please contact us at, and like us on Facebook.

Student Study Room Reservations

Southeast students can now reserve six of Kent Library's 4th floor group study rooms.These study rooms accommodate groups of 2-6 students and are great spaces for study and collaboration. Reserve a student room using the "Study Rooms" quick link on the Kent Library home page.

The policy and guidelines for study room reservations can be found on the library's Forms and Policies page. Study room reservations are available to current Southeast Missouri State University students only.

If you have any questions at all, please contact the Circulation Desk at 573.651.2232 or at

University Tutorial Services

Located in Kent Library room 412, University Tutorial Services provides FREE tutorial assistance to students currently enrolled at Southeast. This service is provided through Learning Assistance Programs and TRIO/Student Support Services.

For more information, please visit