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Today’s Hours:

All Hours & Directions

Terrell Main Library

8am - 4pm

Circulation Desk

8am - 4pm

Online Help Daytime

9am - 12pm. 1pm - 4pm

Terrell Library Scholar Studies and A-Level


Libraries Administrative Office

By Appointment

Azariah's Cafe counter service

To be determined

Audiovisual Department

To be determined

CIT Help Desk - Click for Assistance!

Online Only

Quantitative Skills Center

To be determined

Speaking Center

To be determined



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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Services & Amenities

Get help with course reserves, study carrels, group study rooms, checking out books and journals, computer lab and laptop lending, and other items available to borrow or reserve. Request items for checkout through OBIS and schedule pick up

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Get Help 

Available by email, phone, Zoom, and Chat.

Schedule a Research Appointment 

Schedule Appointment  or  Contact Us

Course Reserves

Some textbooks are available for in-library use only, by appointment.  Other course reserve materials are accessible in Blackboard; consult the course syllabus. 

Study Carrels

Study Carrels are not being assigned for the Fall 2020 semester; they are open for any student's use for consultation of library materials, by appointment.

Book a Carrel

Group Study Rooms

Group study rooms may be reserved for individual use only.  Students needing a space for an extended exam period are given priority. 

Rooms include: 

  • large table
  • 6 chairs (additional chairs available)
  • wired and wireless network access
  • projection screen
  • whiteboard (markers available at the circulation desk)

Book a study room

Computers, Scanners, Printers

Available in the library, by appointment:

  • 10 Mac workstations (8 in the computer lab, 2 near the entrance)
  • 2 flat-bed scanners with USB and internet export options
  • 2 networked printers
  • 1 BizHub copier with USB and internet export options
  • 6 MacBook Air lending laptops (one-day loan)
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Community Agreement for Science Library Users

You are Responsible for Protecting Yourself and Others:

  • Maintain at least 6-foot distance from others.
  • Wear your face covering correctly during your entire time in the library. 
  • Disinfect surfaces before being seated and when you leave. 
  • Do not move furniture. 

To Reduce Aerosoliatzion of Any Virus:

  • Absolutely no eating or drinking. 
  • Limit conversation.
  • Comply with library staff instructions.