Ohio State University Library

Ohio State University


Address:1858 Neil Ave Mall
Columbus, Ohio 43210 View map of all libraries in Columbus Ohio
United States

Map of Library Location (39.99915,-83.015678)

Phone:614-292-OSUL
Connect to: Library Web Site   Online Catalog
Library details: Ohio State University Library is an Academic library. This library is affiliated with Ohio State University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 7375670 volumes. The library circulates 2331739 items per year. The library serves a population of 88128 students, faculty and staff.
Other Info:Environment: Founded in 1870, The Ohio State University is a comprehensive, state- assisted university offering a complete environment for learning for its ca. 3,000 faculty and 51,000 students. The University Libraries system is composed of the Main Library, ten department libraries, the University Archives, five special collections, the Law Library and the Health Sciences Library on the Columbus campus; four regional campus libraries; and the libraries of the Agricultural Technical Institute and the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center in Wooster. Staff of the Libraries is comprised of 105 librarians and professional staff, 190 support staff, and over 500 student assistants. Its collection of over five million volumes makes it one of the nation''s largest research libraries. The Ohio State University Libraries is a leader in library user educationwith a program that reaches all entering freshmen students and a developing program of course-related instruction for upper level undergraduate and graduate students, as well as a program of online, self-paced tutorials. It is also a leader in the development and use of library-related computer technology and is a charter member of OCLC, Inc. and OhioLINK.
Administration:The director of the library is Carol Pitts Diedrichs.
Affiliations:The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries.
Statistics
Service Population88128FTE students, faculty, staff
Collection size7375670volumes
Annual Circulation2331739transactions
wi-fi available Wireless The library offers wireless access to the Internet.
Technology Profile:
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Library Automation System:Sierra2011
Previous Library Automation System:Millennium2000
Previous Library Automation System:Innopac1994
Previous Library Automation System:LCS -- Library Control System1970
Previous Library Automation System:None
Discovery product:WorldCat Local2008
OpenURL Link resolver:OLinks
Federated search product:360 Search 
Institutional Repository:DSpace 
Web Content Management:SilverStripe 
Item ID Type:Barcode 
Automated Materials Handling:None 

This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.

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Identifiers
lib-web-cats ID372
OCLC SymbolOSU
Record History: This listing was added to lib-web-cats on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Jul 10, 2014. This library has been accessed 96 times through lib-web-cats.
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