Starting This Fall: New Hours At The Library Annex

The Athens Library Annex is moving to a by appointment only schedule. We will continue to be available between 8-5, Monday-Friday but access to the building will require a little advanced notice. Though we encourage you to call before you stop by (740-593-2165), there is a doorbell to alert us to your presence when you […]

Did You Use Alden this Summer?

Recently, a letter to the editor of the Athens News was published lamenting the “few and inconvenient” summer hours of Alden Library. Unfortunately, the letter writer erroneously calculated our summer hours

Alden Library Open at 12pm on Labor Day

Alden Library will be open on Labor Day weekend, but with special hours. All floors will return to regular hours after opening at 12pm on Labor Day. Hours details are listed below and are always available on the library website.      2nd Floor Learning Commons All other floors Music & Dance Library Friday, August […]

OHIO Libraries Holds Workshop at University of Guyana

Lorraine Wochna, instruction coordinator for Ohio University Libraries, recently spent a week in the lush and colorful South American country of Guyana. Although tropical travel is often associated with vacation, during the week of July 22, 2013, Wochna was working, conducting a multiday workshop at the University of Guyana Library. Wochna was invited by Gwyneth […]

Friends of Alden Library: Kerry & Lynne McCalla

Lynne McCalla • Home: Franklin, TN by way of Birmingham, AL; Jackson, TN; Nashville, TN; Athens, OH; North Canton, OH; Niles, OH; and Indianapolis, IN (origin)  • Profession: Being retired from trying to figure out what I wanted to be when I grew up! I am now grown and savoring every minute of life. • […]

Alden Library Closed on Thursday July 4

Along with the rest of Ohio University, Alden Library will be closed on Thursday, July 4 in observance of the Independence Day holiday. We will return to regular hours on Friday, July 5.     

OHIO Libraries: The Heart of the University

About thirty-five years ago, Tim Vickers was attending Ohio University as an undergraduate student. His gratifying experiences with Ohio University Libraries influenced his decision to pursue a graduate degree at the University and to return later to serve as both a faculty member and as a member of the administrative staff. Having a background in […]

Libraries Recognizes Friends of the Libraries Scholarship Recipients

The Libraries student employees commit themselves to supporting and promoting the Libraries’ resources day after day. These students work within Alden’s four walls, but also within those of the Music and Dance Library and the Hwai-Wei Lee Library Annex. Each year, Ohio University Libraries invites their student employees to apply for the Friends of the […]