Get the most up to date information about our policies.

Read More

Today’s Hours:

All Hours & Directions

Terrell Main Library

8am - 9pm

Circulation Desk

8am - 9pm

Online Help Daytime

9am - 12pm. 1pm - 5pm

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.

Terrell Main Library Floor Plans

Floor Plans

Other Libraries Hours & Directions

Learn More
Search icon

About the Collection

In response to popular and scholarly demand for images from the Oberlin College Archives for illustrations in publications, this virtual collection presents some of the most widely circulated images from the extraordinarily rich collections at Oberlin College. The publications in which these images have appeared are cited in image metadata. These sources are listed below.

Baumann, Roland M. Constructing Black Education at Oberlin College. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2010.

Bigglestone, William E. They Stopped in Oberlin: Black Residents and Visitors of the Nineteenth Century. Scottsdale, AZ: 1981.

__________________________. Oberlin: From War to Jubilee, 1866-1883. Oberlin, OH: Grady Publishing Company, 1983.

Blodgett, Geoffrey. Oberlin Architecture, College and town: A Guide to its Social History. Oberlin College, 1985.

Brandt, Nat. Massacre in Shansi. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1994.

_____________. The Town That Started the Civil War. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1990.

_____________. When Oberlin Was King of the Gridiron: The Heisman Years. Oberlin College, 2001.

Fletcher, Robert Samuel. A History of Oberlin College From Its Foundation Through the Civil War. Oberlin College, 1943.

Phillips, Wilbur H. Oberlin Colony: The Story of a Century. Oberlin, OH: 1933.

Pictorial Memories of Oberlin. Oberlin, OH: Rotary Club of Oberlin, 1976.

Go To Collection

Request Materials From This Collection

Request Materials