Books for Distance Learners
Have a library book sent to you
If you are a student enrolled in an Ohio University online program and would like a book sent to a library near you for pickup, please follow the steps below.
Distance Learners living in Ohio:
- Determine if the book you want is available at an OhioLINK library by searching the OhioLINK catalog.
- If the book is available in OhioLINK, you can place a request to have it sent to an OhioLINK library near you. This video shows how to send a book to any OhioLINK library for pickup.
- If the book is not available in OhioLINK, please contact our Interlibrary Loan Department directly at firstname.lastname@example.org
Distance Learners living outside Ohio:
- If you are interested in having a book sent to you, please contact our Interlibrary Loan Department directly at email@example.com
In addition to print books, OU students, faculty, and staff also have access to a number of eBooks. This video shows how to find eBooks through the online library catalog (ALICE).