A new issue of OhioLINK’s Summit Magazine is available. Find feature articles on OhioLINK initiatives, updates on resources and services, and news about members and staff.

Nationally recognized consortium leader will serve OhioLINK’s 117 member academic libraries and continue efforts to increase access and affordability for Ohio’s college students. Read more.

Library organizations and responsibilities have evolved, yet the ILS still focuses primarily on the acquisition, management, and delivery of objects. Our needs have outpaced existing offerings. We must shift our focus from collections to users. In this white paper, OhioLINK’s Library Advisory Council envisions moving beyond next-generation library systems to enable users' research, learning, and teaching.

The OhioLINK ETD Center provides the largest open access collection of theses and dissertations in the world, according to Google Scholar.

OhioLINK COVID-19 Update

OhioLINK continues to work remotely, however, we are available, as usual, through phone and email. Be assured that we will promptly respond to your needs and support you as you support your students.

User-initiated borrowing resumed for participating libraries on August 10th. Students and faculty are able to borrow books. The best place to get the most accurate local information will be at your own institution’s library.

Lending between OhioLINK and SearchOhio (public libraries) has also resumed. Please check with your local public library for more information.

Looking for print lending and e-resources FAQs for OhioLINK librarians? Please visit Library Reopening Resources on Ostaff or contact


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