Affordable Learning is OhioLINK's series of initiatives to lower the cost of college for Ohio higher education students by assisting our member libraries and campuses in identifying strategies for Open and Affordable Learning textbook and course material adoption.
The Hallie Q. Brown Memorial Library at Central State University offers extensive resources to its community. These resources allow for the library to be a space where students, faculty, researchers and community members often go to find just what they need.
When Kevin Poole, Ph.D., came back to Columbus, Ohio to teach at the Pontifical College Josephinum after several years of teaching at Yale University, his new library was quite a change. Since his return to Ohio, Poole—who received his doctorate from The Ohio State University—has become a devoted user and advocate of OhioLINK.
OhioLINK’s most recent addition to the team is data analyst Sean Duffy. We recently spoke with Duffy about his position at OhioLINK, what he enjoys doing in his free time, and his surprising work as a DJ.
In November 2017, OhioLINK celebrated 25 years of driving research and innovation in the state of Ohio and making learning and discovery affordable for all Ohioans. Read more about OhioLINK's history and impact in the 25th Anniversary Concise History, linked from the image above.


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Staff members at any of our 121 member-libraries can easily access important resource news, information and guidelines to manage the benefits they receive from OhioLINK.

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Library and other academic partners work collaboratively with OhioLINK - the Ohio Library and Information Network to offer the greatest breadth and depth of resources to our patrons at substantial savings to the State of Ohio.