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Help Yourself Campaign @ UCM Library

This initiative strives to connect UCM students with library resources on topics that may be difficult and stressful for individuals to learn about or discuss openly due to contextual factors in their lives.

Civic Engagement

Locate books with these subjects and call numbers James C. Kirkpatrick Library in the 3rd Floor Stacks or in our Online Resources.

Political Participation, Political Activists, and Citizenship

  • JK 799 – JK 801
  • LC 336 – LC 337
  • HM 1206

Citizenship Study And Teaching Higher United States

  • LC 1091
  • LC 220.5

Service Learning

  • LC 220.5 – LC 221

Student Movements

  • LA 186
  • LB 3610

American Democracy Project

At UCM, the American Democracy Project's purpose is to create opportunities for students to participate in an intellectual and experiential understanding of civic engagement.  ADP sponsors and co-sponsors a variety of programs and events each year which provide campus community members the opportunity to learn about, discuss, and engage in contemporary socio-political issues, voter mobilization, and community service.


Register to Vote

Vote in Missouri

The Secretary of State is the election authority for the state and works with county clerks and election boards. On the Secretary’s election website, voters can check to see if they are registered, access the voter registration form and contact information for their county, get a calendar of upcoming election dates, access the absentee ballot request form, and check their polling location.

Click this link for information on voting and absentee ballot information in Missouri.

Vote in Another State

Voting laws vary by state.  Campus Vote project provides student guides for all 50 states.

Watch this video on how to Vote in Every State. 

Warrensburg Voters

Warrensburg is in Johnson County and our local election authority is the County Clerk.

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