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Terrell Main Library

8am - 5pm

Circulation Desk

8am - 5pm

Research Help Desk

2:30pm - 4:30pm

Research Help Chat

2:30pm - 4:30pm

Libraries Administrative Office

8:30am - 5pm

Azariah's Cafe

8am - 2pm

CIT Help Desk

8am - 4:30pm



Mary Church Terrell Main Library
148 W College St. Oberlin, OH 44074-1545


The main visitor lot is the east Service Building lot, and the south row of the Carnegie Building lot for visitors to offices within that building.

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The Oberlin College Libraries hold a wide variety of materials in support of teaching, learning, and research. 

Our collections include books, journals, scores, audio and video recordings, microform, and other physical materials housed in the Mary Church Terrell Main Library, the Clarence Ward Art Library, the Conservatory Library, the Science Library, and the Carnegie building. Additionally, the Libraries hold many scholarly published electronic resources–including databases, e-books, e-journals, and streaming audio and video. You can find these collections and more using our Search Tools. And for more information about how we manage our collections, please read our Collections Statement.

Here you can explore the distinctive collections in our holdings, including our wide-ranging Special Collections. The unique materials of the East Asian Collection and Visual Resources Collection are also available to enhance specialized teaching and learning on campus. And our Digital Collections feature scholarship produced by the Oberlin community and digitized content from our collections.