Monday, August 13, 2018

Autumn Semester Hours

August 21, 2018-December 16th, 2018 
Monday-Thursday 8:00am to 7:00pm 
Friday: 8:00am to 5:00pm 
Saturday-Sunday   Closed

The library will be closed 9/3, 11/12, 11/21 at noon, 11/22, 11/23.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Adventure Awaits...

Are you looking to soar around the globe or looking for a weekend getaway

Visit the library bulletin boards for travel ideas. Whether you are planning family vacations in North America or looking for Summer Fun in Ohio, the library student employees have put together bulletin boards with plenty of summer destinations.

 United States and Canada Getaways A trip to Washington, DC 
for a family of four (2 adults, 2 children)
for $1,842.36

Ohio Destinations Shakespeare this summer at the Actors Theatre of Columbus or a trip to Kelley's Island.

Marion Adventures a walk down the Marion Tallgrass Trail or a visit to the Popcorn Museum.
Also checkout the library rotunda display with some aviation themed summer activities. 

Aviation Sites the Dayton Aviation Trail when you visit 7 of the 16 locations you get a free bear.
Bulletin boards are located on the second floor of the library, in the library rotunda, and behind the library circulation desk.

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Bookdrop Morrill Hall

Due to the summer closure of Morrill Hall, the last day the bookdrop in Morrill Hall will be checked is Tuesday May 1st at 2pm. Please use the bookdrop in Library Classroom Building or return items to the staff at the library circulation desk.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Summer Hours

Summer Hours
May 7th- August 20, 2018
Monday-Friday 7:30am-4:30pm 
Saturday-Sunday   Closed

The library will be closed on Monday May 28th, and Wednesday July 4th, 2018.
Library hours for all locations can also be found on the University Libraries Location page


Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Tudor Dynasty (New Display)

Tudor Dynasty
Interactive Display
Use a QR code scanner to view Videos, Images, and More on your mobile device*. 
Ex: Folger Shakespeare Library  

Topics on display:
Wars of the Roses
The Children of Henry VIII
The Wives of Henry VIII
Religion and the English Reformation
Queen Elizabeth and the Spanish Armada
Tudor Fashion
Shakespeare in Elizabethan England 
Elizabethan World

*Some resources are only available to OSU through OFF Campus Authentication.

To search the library catalog: visit 
See Also:
Anne Boleyn, Queen, consort of Henry VIII, King of England, 1507-1536
Catherine, of Aragon, Queen, consort of Henry VIII, King of England, 1485-1536
Cranmer, Thomas, 1489-1556
Catholic converts -- Great Britain -- History -- 16th century
Cromwell, Thomas, Earl of Essex, 1485?-1540
Drake, Francis, approximately 1540-1596
Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603
England -- Church history -- 16th century
Great Britain -- History -- Edward VI, 1547-1553
Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603
Great Britain -- History -- Henry VII, 1485-1509
Great Britain -- History -- Henry VIII, 1509-1547
Great Britain -- History -- Lancaster and York, 1399-1485
Great Britain -- History -- Tudors, 1485-1603
Great Britain -- History -- Wars of the Roses, 1455-1485
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1509-1547
Great Britain -- Religion -- 16th century
Grey, Jane, Lady, 1537-1554.
Mary, Queen of Scots, 1542-1587.
Philip II, King of Spain, 1527-1598.
Protestantism -- England -- History -- 16th century
Wolsey, Thomas, 1475?-1530

Monday, April 9, 2018

2018 Ohioana Book Festival!


The 2018 Ohioana Book Festival is coming Saturday, April 14, 2018! Over 120 authors and lots of programs and activities for all family members. And all for FREE!

Check it out:            

Friday, March 30, 2018

Waste-Free Living

Waste Free Living

Tips on what to pack for lunch, how to store your foods, what things you can use to minimize your waste, and some of the Eco-friendly options that are available on campus.

Tips for Packing a Waste Free Lunch

Do you reach for prepackaged convenience foods? Disposable cutlery? A bottled water? A plastic bag?

Then visit this display, the EPA created the Waste-Free Lunch  to help students learn how to reduce, reuse, and recycle items in their school lunches. You will find visual examples of different types of waste with tips on how you can pack better lunches.
 Did you know that our campus has filtered Water Refilling Stations and a Zero Waste Recycling Program?

*Items displayed are for educational purposes.