Today’s Hours:

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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

Directions:

Location:

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

Parking:

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 or browse the collection in person.

A view of the Science Library from one of the window seats located in the quiet study area, featuring tables, chairs, and more window seating.

Get Help 

Available by email, phone, Zoom, and Chat. 
Contact: slibrary @ oberlin.edu

Schedule a Research Appointment 

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Course Reserves

Some textbooks are available for in-library use only, for three-hour loan periods, or for an overnight loan beginning two hours before closing. Other course reserve materials are accessible in Blackboard; consult the course syllabus. 


Study Carrels

Single-use study carrels may be reserved in advance or at the point of use; directions are posted in each carrel. 

Book a Carrel


Group Study Rooms

Group study rooms may be reserved for up to six users. Students needing a space for an extended exam period are given priority. No eating is permitted.

Rooms include: 

  • large table
  • six chairs
  • projection screen
  • whiteboard and markers

Book a study room

Computer Classroom

The classroom has 16 Macs, an instructor's workstation with projection, whiteboard, and space for 30. Priority use is for course-related instruction, but all college-affiliated groups are welcome if the classroom is available.

Book the computer classroom


Computers, Scanners, Printers

Available for drop-in use or short-term loans. 

  • 20 Mac workstations (16 in the computer lab, 4 near the entrance)
  • 2 flat-bed scanners with USB and internet export options
  • 1 BizHub copier with USB and internet export options
  • 12 MacBook lending laptops (one-day loan, extended loans are possible)

We have other small equipment available for short-term loans; inquire at the circulation desk. 

  • phone chargers
  • calculators
  • whiteboard markers
  • colored pencils and markers
  • headphones
  • USB-C laptop chargers 
  • Kill-A-Watt meters