K-REx Repository

About K-REx

The K-State Research Exchange (K-REx) is the institutional repository for Kansas State University and provides permanent access to scholarly materials created by our faculty and students. In support of the principles of Open Access, materials in K-REx are freely available to all and comply with publisher agreements and copyright law.

Finding Work by K-State Authors

Use the search box to search by author or keyword, or use the Communities and Collections link to browse by college and department or other campus office. Items in K-REx are also accessible through Google, Google Scholar, and other web search engines.

Deposit Your Work

Faculty can greatly expand the reach of their publications by adding their journal articles and other publications to K-REx. Graduate students are required to submit their theses, dissertations, and reports, and some classes give undergraduates the opportunity to deposit their papers.

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Faculty: Add Your Work to K-Rex

Deposit your journal article, conference paper, or other work in K-REx. Graduate students: Follow these steps to submit your ETDR.

First Name:
Last Name:
K-State email address :
Full citation:
Attach the file:
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  • The item statistics link at the bottom of each record reports use data for that particular item and includes the number of times the item was viewed in K-REx, how often it was downloaded, and country/city data.