Non-traditional students and faculty have access to library services and research databases to help with class assignments.
Simpson ID This ID card with a barcode label is required to access many of our services, including online databases off-campus.
- No ID? Call the Indianola Continuing & Graduate Programs office (515-961-1614).
- No barcode on ID? Call weekdays the circulation office (515-961-1518).
- Long distance to Indianola? Call 1-800-362-2454 and the college operator will connect you.
Resources @Dunn will help you get started on your research, by highlighting library resources available for Continuing & Graduate Programs students, from getting personal reference assistance, requesting materials from the library, and beginning your research.
Ask a Librarian is available to answer any questions you have regarding library research and services. Faculty may request classroom instruction here as well.
Reference databases EBSCOhost allows you to access full-text periodicals, newspapers and reference tools. A variety of news sources is accessible through LexisNexis Academic. Other research databases are available.
Accessing databases off-campus Information for accessing databases off campus from your home/office. Your patron barcode is located on your Simpson College ID card.
Borrowing resources from Dunn Library Checkouts/Returns
Borrowing resources from other Libraries Interlibrary Loan/Open Access