Overview of the current plan to resume select library services:
- Book returns resume. Materials can be deposited in the book drops located outside of Thompson Library Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. All returned materials will be quarantined before being checked in and made available to other users.
If you or a member of your household are ill, we ask that you continue to renew your materials and wait to return them until you have been symptom free for 72 hours.
Wednesday, July 15th
- Contact-free material pickups begin, Requests for physical materials from Ohio State collections will continue to be made through the online catalog. Once your request is submitted, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to schedule a time to pick up your materials. All pickups will take place at the Oval entrance to Thompson Library.
Monday, July 20th
- Materials from Architecture Library, Biological Sciences/Pharmacy Library, Book Depository, FAES Library & Student Success Center, Geology Library, and Veterinary Medicine Library can be requested.We will resume scanning of materials from Thompson Special Collections, University Archives and Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum on July 20. Scanning of articles and chapters from the Thompson Library print collections through our ILLiad Article Express service will begin at this time as well.
- Material from 18th Avenue Library, Fine Arts Library and Music & Dance Library can be requested.
Please contact regional campus libraries directly for materials housed in their collections.