Today’s Hours:

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Terrell Main Library

8am - 5:30pm

Circulation Desk

8am - 5:30pm

Research Help Desk

3:30pm - 4:30pm

Research Help Chat

2:30pm - 4:30pm

Libraries Administrative Office

8:30am - 5pm

Azariah's Cafe

9am - 2pm (just drinks)

CIT Help Desk

8am - 4:30pm

Writing Center Daytime

Writing Center Evening

Speaking Center



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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Teaching Support

Conservatory library instruction at the front of a room using a projector.

Contact us to discuss the wide range of options for customizing an experience to meet your students’ needs and achieve your learning goals. 

Humanities & Social Sciences Courses

Alonso Avila
Eboni Johnson
Elizabeth Sullivan

East Asian Study Courses

Elizabeth Sullivan (interim)

Terrell Special Collections

Ed Vermue


Ken Grossi

Art Courses and Art Special Collections

Barb Prior

Music Courses

Grace Elliott

Music Special Collections

Emerson Morgan

Science Courses

Alison Ricker (retiring September 2023, but continuing to teach on an as-needed basis until a new STEM librarian is hired)

Not sure who to contact? 

Alonso Avila, Information Literacy and Student Success Librarian can help.

Common session topics

  • Advanced database searching
  • Evaluating sources
  • Developing literature reviews
  • Writing and improving Wikipedia articles
  • Finding and contextualizing primary sources
  • Curating exhibits of physical and digital objects
  • Using RefWorks to manage research and collaborate