is an online reference service for the citizens and residents of Ohio brought to you by the State Library of Ohio and libraries throughout the state. Professional librarians are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to answer your reference questions and to assist you in finding information. Currently service is unavailable 1-7 a.m., but is expected to be restored July 2013.
Through , Ohioans can get live help from a librarian for finding resources for homework or research on any topic, suggestions for good books to read, or answers to satisfy your general curiosity, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Please visit for more information about KnowItNow24x7.
ODU Library participates in KnowItNow24x7 services. Click on the button below to chat live with a librarian. ODU librarians will provide IM reference services whenever possible. When this is not possible, you will be connected to a professional librarian from another institution.