Request Instruction

Phone: 502-597-6817

The Instruction Services at Blazer Library is based on Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education. The Library Instruction Services espouses and promotes Information Literacy for lifelong learning. This empowers users to become lifelong independent learners with the ability to locate, retrieve, evaluate, and use information for problem solving. Information Skills Tutorial may be used by individuals for self-education. Contact the Instruction Services/Information Literacy Coordinator Nkechi Amadife at for additional assistance.

Instruction Services include:

TUTORIAL (Library Catalog/WorldCat Discovery)

WorldCat Discovery (Library Catalog and Databases)

Instruction to KSU Library Catalog (WorldCat Discovery)

Discipline Specific Instruction

Blackboard UNV 101 Library Instruction

Distance Learners

Web Research Strategies

Library Research Strategies

Credible Sources of Library Information

Blazer Library Quick Guide

KILT: The KSU Information Literacy Tutorial gives users access to helpful information literacy links covering helpful literacy topics.

We customize Library Instruction to meet the research needs of specific classes. Helpful handouts are available in our Library instruction classes as well as at the Reference Desk area.

Individual or group/classes may be scheduled in advance by completing the Library Instruction Request Form a week (five working days) before the desired date of instruction or by sending an email to Nkechi Amadife. A librarian will contact you within two working days to confirm the instruction date, otherwise call Nkechi Amadife at 502-597-6817 or the Reference Desk at 502-597-6857.

Library Instruction Services is made available to all however, KSU’s academic community continues to have priority.

Nkechi Amadife, Ph.D
Library & Information Literacy Instruction Coordinator and
Head of Reference & Public Services
Phone: 502-597-6817
 IL  Assessment
Faculty Library Instruction Evaluation  Form