Borrowing & Lending

Find information and help about borrowing OSU materials, appealing fines, reserving study rooms, and borrowing or managing course reserve materials. Borrow materials from beyond OSU and request electronic scans of articles from the Interlibrary Services department.


Get connected with subject librarians, get research assistance, and find employees of the OSU Libraries.


Search the contents of OSU Libraries and beyond using library catalogs, find articles via various databases and indexes, and find basic research tips with subject guides. Find tips for managing citations and discover library technology and equipment.


Locate OSU Library Collections by location held throughout the OSU Library system. Some highlights include: Special Collections, University Archives, and Area Studies.


Get connected with OSU subject librarians, copyright specialists, instructional services, and partner services at the OSU Libraries.


Find and reserve study rooms for students, student groups and organizations, University departments, and the general public.