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Access the ODU Library's online resources anywhere you have an internet connection.

To log in from off-campus, you'll need your last name and the last 7 digits of your ODU ID number.

Log In Here


Need Help?


Try the tips below, or contact Circulation Services by email or at (614) 251-4752.
  • I Get an Error When Logging In

    If you receive an error when logging in, make sure of the following:

    (1) You are logging in with your last name--not your ODU username 

    (2) You are using the last 7 digits of your ODU number - click here to view example.

    • Don't use all the numbers
    • The last 7 digits must begin with a zero

    (3) You must be currently registered for classes.

    (4) Your Library Account must be in working order--not suspended for exceeding $60.00 in fines/fees

    (5) If you are using a keyboard, make sure the numbers lock (Num Lock) is not on .

    Still need help? Ask a librarian.

  • I Don't Have My ID Number

    Every ODU faculty, staff, and student is assigned an ID number.

    You can find your ODU ID Number listed on the following:

    • Your ODU ID card
    • Your class schedule

    If you have an ODU ID card:

    • Most ODU ID numbers begin with the digit 0 (zero).
    • If you were given a six digit number like 123456, try adding a zero to the beginning (e.g. 0123456) when logging in.
    • In this example. the number printed on the front of your ODU ID card will look like: 000123456; you need to use the last 7 digits of that number  - click here to view example of ID number on ODU ID card..

    If you need to look at your class schedule:

    Your class schedule is available online. Follow these steps: