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MEDREN 2666 - Magic and Witchcraft in the Middle Ages and Renaissance 

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Information for Students

Learn how to avoid fines, what you'll need to check out items, and how to get materials on reserve that aren't available right now.

Information for Students

Information for Instructors

Learn about what items can go on reserve, for how long, and where, as well as processing time, fines that may apply, and electronic resources.

Information for Instructors

Accessing Resources

This is a quick guide on how to read the status of items in the library catalog:

Available the item is ready to be checked out

Due: followed by a date and time the item is checked out and due back at the indicated date and time.

In Process the item is not ready to be checked out; it is currently being processed by staff, but should be available soon

To view the status of an item, you must click on the link in the column "click on link to view status" below


You can check out these items from the circulation desk of Thompson Library, located on the first floor at the East/Oval end

To check out materials please have a valid photo ID such as your BuckID or Driver's License

Fines for reserve items can be significant and these items must be returned back to Thompson Library circulation desk (Fine Information Link).


Find out more information about Thompson Library such as today's hours (Thompson Library Link).

If you are unable to access the eBooks or streaming video listed below, please email Emily Smock (smock.19@osu.edu)

Instructor: David Brewer

Physical Books or DVDs in Thompson Library

Title Author Call Number Loan Period Click on link to view status
The book of magic : from antiquity to the Enlightenment BF1589 .C67 2016 4 hour Link
Magic : a history : from alchemy to witchcraft, from the Ice Age to the present  Chris Gosden BF1589 .G67 2020 4 hour Link
Magic in the middle ages  Richard Kieckhefer BF1593 .K53 2022 4 hour Link
Witches of the Atlantic world : a historical reader & primary sourcebook BF1566 .W755 2000  c.2 4 hour Link
Grimoires : a history of magic books Owen Davies PN56.M23 D38 2010  c.2 4 hour Link

Electronic Resources

Title (Direct Link to Resource) Author Call Number Link to Catalog
The witchcraft sourcebook BF1566 .W58 2014eb Link