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. […]

OHIO Ranked in Top 100 Most Social Media Friendly Libraries

Between tweeting, pinning, posting, sharing, liking, and uploading, the Ohio University Libraries has earned a distinction that no other college or university has until this year. The Libraries’ and its staff are being celebrated for their commitment to listening, engaging and conversing with their audiences through social media after being ranked #33 on LibraryScienceList.com’s 100 […]

The Friends of the Libraries Book Sale Returns

The Friends of Libraries book sale will return to Alden Library April 18 – 20, 2013. • Thursday, April 18: 7 pm – 9 pm (presale) • Friday, April 19: 10 am – 6 pm • Saturday, April 20: 10 am – 4 pm  The items available in the book sale are donations made to […]