Prairie Studies Initiative Resources

The Prairie Studies Initiative aims to strengthen dialogue and inspire creative scholarship among those engaged in studying the natural ecosystems, history, culture, and livelihoods of the prairies.

Library Research Guide

Prairie Studies Initiative Contacts

General Questions

Please contact the Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art for general questions about the Initiative:

K-State Libraries Collections

For more information about prairie studies resources in the Morse Department of Special Collections, and/or using special collections materials please contact Kansas Life & Culture Curator Roger Adams or University Archives and Special Collections Department Head Cliff Hight.

For general library resources questions about using K-State Libraries resources related to prairie studies, please contact Academic Services Librarian Livia Olsen.

The Saylor Prairie Ecology Endowment supports the purchase of library materials related to prairie studies. Recommendations for items that might be purchased through this endowment should be sent to Content Development Librarian Jo Crawford.