Getting books, articles, videos, and more from Ohio University Libraries, either here, via regional campuses, OhioLINK, or interlibrary loan is free!

You will receive an email or text message when your items arrive. For Athens campus libraries, regional campus libraries, Annex, and OhioLINK, you can also check Your Library Record. For document express and interlibrary loan, you can check Interlibrary Loan – ILLiad.

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  How long will it take? 
Items paged from Athens campus libraries and Annex and requested via document express Monday – Friday 1 business day
Regional campus libraries and OhioLINK 3 – 5 business days
Interlibrary loan Article 1 – 5 business days
Borrowed items within 2 weeks


My item hasn’t arrived yet and it should be here:

  • Email for paged, Regional campus and OhioLINK items
  • Email for Interlibrary loan and Document express items