The Libraries offer a variety of both virtual and personal services that facilitate research, teaching, and lifelong learning.

  • Research Help
  • Get one-on-one help with your research.

  • Interlibrary Loan
  • Can't find an item? Request it and we'll get you a copy.

  • How to Cite Sources
  • A collection of guides on how to cite sources in your papers.

  • Reserves
  • Items reserved for a specific course or instructor.

  • LibGuides
  • Course-specific guides on using the library's resources.

  • RefWorks
  • A tool that helps you manage your citations and create bibliographies.

  • RefWorks Flow
  • The next generation of RefWorks. Flow lets you save full-text documents in the cloud, organize your research, and create bibliographies.

  • Media Center
  • Reserve AV equipment, reserve a classroom, view DVD titles, or suggest a purchase.

  • Print, Copy, and Scan
  • Guide to printing, copying, and scanning in the libraries.

  • Faculty Support
  • Ways to connect and collaborate with librarians.

  • Lockers at Beeghly Library
  • Store your belongings securely while you study.

  • Room Reservations
  • Reserve a study room or one of the meeting rooms in the libraries.

  • Borrow a Laptop
  • Don't have a laptop? Forgot yours at home? Get one from the library.

  • Proxy Borrowing
  • A way for faculty and staff to give other patrons (like a student assistant) the ability to borrow materials on their behalf.

  • Visitors
  • Services for visitors and community guests

Borrow a Laptop
  • Laptops may be checked out at The Desk by OWU students, faculty, or staff members
  • The checkout period is 4 hours with no renewals
  • Laptops can be used inside the library only
  • You must leave your OWU ID card (or driver's license) at the desk until the the laptop is returned.


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