Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Courtesy Fines Notice

If you have fines on your library record, you may receive a courtesy notice via email from OSU Libraries letting you know what you fines our on your library account.

If you are a Marion Campus patron and have any questions about fines on your library record, please contact the circulation desk at 740-725-6254.

Sample from email:
"The Ohio State University Libraries is working to improve service and notification to our patrons concerning their library accounts. In recent month we have incorporated additional and timelier notices to patrons concerning overdue items and material ready for pickup. We are continuing this effort with courtesy emails for current account fines and fees in hopes to assist your in managing your library account."

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Unique Research Opportunity for Ohio State Undergraduates

University Libraries is offering an Undergraduate Library Research Fellowship during Summer 2016 for Ohio State University undergraduates. This is a paid fellowship of $3,500 for a 10 week; 40 hours/week project.

Please read about it and the criteria here:

Students can choose from the following list of projects that University Libraries' faculty librarians have developed; note that Lima campus is a site for some projects.

The deadline for students to apply is February 15, 2016.

Monday, December 14, 2015

Spring Semester Hours

Spring Semester Hours

January 4, 2016- May 3th, 2016
Monday- Thursday: 8am to 8pm
Friday: 8am-5pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
The library will be closed on Monday 1/18/16.

The library hours of operation during OSU and MTC Spring Breaks (March 16-28) will be announced at a later time. Any schedule changes will be announced and posted.

Hours for the Marion Campus Library, can also be found on the OSU Libraries Website.

Monday, December 7, 2015

Therapy Dogs Visit

We had a visit this morning from some therapy dogs to help de-stress for finals.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Library Holiday Closure

Library Holiday Closure
The Marion Campus Library will be closed from December 19th, 2015-January 3rd, 2016.
If you have materials that are due while the library is closed, you can renew them online at If you would like to return materials, you can return them to another Ohio State University Library. Library hours vary during break, please check the University Libraries for specific hours of operation at other locations.

If you are requesting materials and know that they would arrive while we are closed, you need to select another pick-up location within University Libraries. If requesting through OhioLINK, you can use the Pick-Up Anywhere option to select another OhioLINK library site to pick up materials (but make sure the location you select will also be open; many libraries are closing for part or all of the holiday).
The library will resume regular semester hours on Monday January 4th, 2016.