As an online or distance education student at Ball State, you have access to full range of library resources we offer, including database access, opportunities to meet with librarians about your research, and even check out books.
To become more familiar with the services offered to you, click on each topic.
I am a distance education student. How do I get books from the library?
I am a distance education student, but I do live in the Muncie area. Can I come to the library and check out books?
I am a distance education student. Can I use library databases?
Can I access any library database from off-campus?
I am a distance education student. Can books I find at other universities through WorldCat be sent to my home address?
I only need one chapter in a book. Do I need to request the entire book?
I've found an article I need, but full-text is not available. How can I obtain the article?
Does the library have any eBooks I can view remotely?
I need help! Who can I talk to about...