Inclement Weather Affects Library Hours & Services

!!Updated!! Because of the extreme weather, the University leadership has decided to close the Athens campus at 5:00 PM today, Monday, January 27. For the sake of our staff and student employees, Alden and the Music & Dance Library will close at 5:00 PM, with the exception of the Learning Commons (2nd floor of Alden […]

Alden Library Hours for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Ohio University will be closed on Monday, January 20 in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. A list of events at Ohio University in celebration of the holiday is available from the Office for Diversity and Inclusion website.  If you’d like to learn more about Dr. King, take a look at this post from […]

Ohio University Libraries Holiday Hours

Ohio University will be closed December 25, 2013 – January 1, 2014 and so will Alden Library.  During these seven days, the Libraries extensive collection of online periodicals and electronic resources will remain available via our web site. Hours are listed below for both the 2nd floor and the rest of Alden Library. Find full […]

Extended Hours for Finals Week Begin December 6

During Finals Week, Alden Library will offer extended hours for students studying for exams. Hours are detailed below and are always available on the Libraries’ website.     2nd Floor Learning Commons  All Other Floors  Friday 12/6  open until 2am Saturday  8am-9pm  Saturday 12/7  10am to 2am Sunday  10am-9pm  Sunday 12/8  10am thru 9pm Friday  […]

Library Hours for Thanksgiving Break

Thanksgiving break is from November 27-December 1. Ohio University is closed on November 28 and 29. The table below shows library hours for the break. Full hours details are available on the Libraries website.      2nd Floor Learning Commons All Other Floors in Alden  Music & Dance Library Tuesday November 26 Closing at 9pm 8am-5pm […]

Library Hours for Veteran’s Day

Ohio University will be closed on Monday, November 11 for Veteran’s Day. The Ohio University Libraries will be open, but with special hours:   Alden 2nd Floor Learning Commons Alden All Other Floors Music and Dance Library Sunday November 10 12pm-9pm 12pm-6pm 1pm-6pm Monday November 11 Open at 12pm and return to 24/5 hours 12pm-midnight […]

OHIO Libraries: The Heart of the University

About thirty-five years ago, Tim Vickers was attending Ohio University as an undergraduate student. His gratifying experiences with Ohio University Libraries influenced his decision to pursue a graduate degree at the University and to return later to serve as both a faculty member and as a member of the administrative staff. Having a background in […]

Meet Carrie Preston, Head of Web Services

When the Libraries was in search of a new Head of Web Services, a nationwide search was conducted to find the ideal candidate. Carrie Preston, who has been with the Ohio University Libraries since 2001, stood out among the applicant pool and was assigned to the new role in April, 2013. Having served for a […]

Libraries’ Resources Stimulate Student Research and Creative Activity Expo

On April 11, 2013, Ohio University held its annual Student Research and Creative Activity Expo supported by the Vernon R. and Marion Alden endowment fund. As Ohio University President Roderick J. McDavis explained, the expo focuses on innovation, creativity and inspiration and allows students to utilize university funding to take off with their research endeavors. […]