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This guide was designed to help high school students find and use MSU Libraries' resources for their research projects.

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Get one-on-one personalized assistance! A team of faculty reference librarians specializing in information science and a variety of subject areas provides information, instruction, and guidance on retrieving all types of information. We serve the MSU community, the citizens of Montana, and others.

Talk with us at the Research desk (located on the first floor of the Renne Library)


call us at 406-994-3171 (leave a message after hours and we'll get back to you).

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This guide is intended to help high school student find and use reference and research resources provided by MSU Library. 

Use the tabs above to navigate through the pages. If you have any questions, use the information on the left to contact a librarian directly.


We are happy to work with teachers and school administrators to set up a research session at the Library.  Go to to request a session.

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Library basics

The library's website can be found at

Open hours at the library can vary.  For information on library hours and reference desk hours, see

Find us

Use the campus map to find us.  Renne Library is number 45 and visitor parking is number 58.

You can also get to campus on the Streamline Bus (Red Line).  The main campus drop off is at the Strand Union Building (the SUB) which is right next to Renne Library.  The SUB is number 53 on the campus map.  For details about bus scedules, see