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How Do I Use Microform Equipment

Quick tutorial on using the microform (microfilm / microfiche) scanners, courtesy of University of Victoria Libraries, provided under a Creative Commons Attribution.

Finding Microforms

You can find microforms using the microform finder or searching the OSU library catalog

Circulating microforms can be requested by OSU users via the catalog. OhioLINK members can request titles through their home catalogs, and non-OSU/OhioLINK users through their local academic or public library's interlibrary loan office.

How can you recognize that an item in the OSU Libraries collection is available in microform? Here's a sample record showing some places you can look:

Sample record.

Need Help With Microforms?

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Mary Ries
Microforms and Government Information
Thompson Library room 211
The Ohio State University
1858 Neil Avenue Mall
Columbus, Ohio 43210-1285
(614) 688-8770

Looking for Newspapers / Articles?

Are you looking for newspapers or news articles in microformat? See our newspaper guide for information about our newspaper collection.

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