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Instructional Materials Center

The Instructional Materials Center is located on the third floor of Kent Library and houses an extensive collection of teaching and instructional materials for use by students and faculty in all departments, as well as children’s literature, audiobooks on CD, DVDs, video games, cameras, and digital projectors*.

In addition to a welcoming study area, the IMC also provides viewing booths for reserve films and a game room for Xbox, Wii, and PlayStation use. Students, faculty, and community patrons are welcome.

For more information about the Instructional Materials Center, please call 573.651.2234.

*Cameras and projectors have been moved to the Circulation Desk on the Main (2nd) floor.

Summer Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Circulation Policies

Item Loan Duration
Books 4 Weeks
Audio Books 4 Weeks
Kits 2 Weeks
CDs and DVDs 2 Weeks
Video Games 2 Weeks
Orion Starblast Telescope 1 Week
*Video Cameras 1 Week
*Digital Projectors 1 Week
*Canon and Nikon Cameras 1 Week

Faculty staff and students renewals:
IMC books and audio books - two renewals
CDs, DVDs, video games and kits - one renewal.

Community patrons are welcome to check out most books in our Youth collection, audio books, CDs and DVDs. The loan period of DVDs for community patrons is one week, with no renewals, and they may renew books and audio books twice.