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How do I Find Dissertations and Theses by Topic, Advisor or School?

You can use the ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Database to look for these type of works by any number of criteria, including topic, advisor or school. The video below walks you through this process. You may also be interested in knowing more about accessing the full text of dissertations and theses.  If you are unable […]

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How Do I Find the Full Text of Dissertations and Theses Documents?

The location of the full text for a thesis or dissertation will depend on where and when it was completed. Ohio University dissertations and theses can usually be found through the Libraries. Options for access dissertations and theses from other schools are described in the video below. In some cases, you will have to place […]

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OPIE (Ohio Program of Intensive English)

In support of Ohio University’s OPIE program, Alden Library provides books for students on the 1st floor. The books are graded readers for anyone learning English.

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How Do I Get Help Searching and Applying For Jobs with the Learning Express Library

The Jobs and Career Accelerator section of the Learning Express Library offers a variety of tools for exploring your career options and applying for jobs. The video below guides you through finding and using these tools.  If you are unable to view this video, try accessing the video from YouTube. This video is released under […]

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Do you have study guides for the GRE, TOEFL, MCAT, LSAT, etc?

Alden library has access to a large collection of online tests you can take via Learning Express Library. There are also test preparation books that are available at Alden. To find the most recent book the library owns you should run a search for that test in ALICE (e.g., GRE, MCAT, LSAT, etc.) The video below shows you […]

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How do I Send a Book to Any OhioLINK Library for Pickup?

When you request a book through OhioLINK, you can have the book sent to any library in the OhioLINK system. The video below shows you how. If you are unable to view this video, try accessing the video from YouTube. This video is released under Creative Commons license. You are welcome to use, redistribute, or […]

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How do I Find a Book by Author’s name?

Find a book by author, using ALICE. If you are unable to view this video, try accessing the video from YouTube. Text directions for finding a book by author:

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How Do I Find Movies or DVDs to Check Out?

Alden Library has a large collection of films available for check out at the 4th floor Circulation Desk. Film librarian lorraine wochna has a great guide to finding films with lists of films on a variety of topics. Or take a look at the video below for instructions on finding films through our catalog. If […]

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How do I Find a Book in the Children’s Collection?

If you are unable to view this video, try accessing the video from YouTube. Text directions for finding a book in the Children’s Collection:

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How do I Find Electronic Books?

This video shows you how to find electronic books available from the OU Libraries using the ALICE Catalog. If you are unable to view this video, try accessing the video from YouTube. Text directions for finding electronic books continue below: