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International Students: Overview

Useful information for international students attending Appalachian State University. Contains selected resources to aid international students with course work, to pursue creative and intellectual interests, and to navigate their new surroundings.

Welcome to Belk Library and Information Commons

The librarians and staff are here to help you.  Do not hesitate to ask for assistance.  

Library and Research Terms: A collection of words used by the library, divided into Research Services, Accessing Materials, Locating Materials, Kinds of Materials, Searching, and Writing & Research.

Research Help: One-on-one help from librarians and tutorials designed to familiarize yourself with the library, source citation assistance and more.

International Media: International news sites, the library's International Television Broadcasting rooms, magazines and newspapers from various countries, and ASU's movie collection.

Local News and Information: local transportation services, regional activities and information, local news sources, ASU news and Library's Appalachian Collection.

English Learning Resources:  online language learning resources.

Travel Information: Map of the Blue Ridge Parkway, Regional and North American guidebooks.

The Belk Library is "open stacks," meaning you can browse through the majority of books (with the exception of the closed stacks in Special Collections, 4th floor).

All books are shelved according to the Library of Congress classification system.

What the Library Offers

At the library you can:

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