Graduate Student Guide to the Library

ODU Library at a Glance

Mission:  We, the staff of Ohio Dominican University Library, promote Information Literacy and inspire lifelong learning by providing personalized service and access to resources while addressing the research needs of the university community.  (more...)
Location:  Spangler Learning Center, on the Main Campus - 1216 Sunbury Rd. Columbus, OH 43219 (Campus MapLibrary Tour; Parking Info) 
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Current hours are listed on the library homepage; also available monthly. Or call (614) 251-4572.

Library Resources for Graduate Research

Start with ODU Library's research portal designed for your discipline or click on any of the library tools below to start searching!

ODU Library Catalog  OhioLINK Library Catalog  Additional Online Books 

For books, ebooks, journals, magazines, newspapers, videos, music, & more (help)

For books, videos, & more from statewide library collections (help)

Additional ebooks available to ODU faculty, staff, and students


Research Databases  Periodicals  ILLiad (Interlibrary Loan)  
For articles, reviews, and discipline-specific research (help) Journals, magazines, & newspapers available through ODU Library For materials not available through ODU Library, OhioLINK, or databases (help)

 Library Course Reserves  Quick Reference  Internet Search Tools   

Readings for your class placed on reserve by your professor (help)

Online reference resources.

Tools to assist in finding and evaluation information online

Most Frequently Used Library Services

Click on the links to go directly to the services online.

Circulation Services  Reference Services  Research Help 
Check out, renew items, pay fines, get help with reserves, & learn about printers, copiers Get assistance finding & using resources, with research, & finding information Find online guides and tutorials and help with off-campus access

Library Research Portals

LEAD  Education  Physician Assistants  TESOL  Theology   Additional 

 Page last updated: 16 August 2013 | ODU Library Reference Services