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Colleges, Universities, and Schools

Resources about colleges, universities, and schools at Ball State University Libraries. You can access this guide directly by going to


James Shimkus
Ball State University Libraries
Bracken Library, BL 102

About This Guide

This is a list of directories and guides to schools. All works emphasize post-secondary institutions except the last tab which covers elementary and secondary schools. A related library guide is entitled “Financial Aid for Students.”

CardCat Sample Searches

CardCat is Ball State’s catalog of library materials, available at

1. Type College Choice or type College Student Orientation

2. Select Begins with

3. Select Subject from the drop-down menu

Perform the College Choice sample search

Perform the College Student Orientation sample search