Looking for an item or office in the Library building? View the building directory.
LOCATION & PARKING
The Library, which is the tallest building on campus, is located at the west end of College Avenue.
MISSION & VISION STATEMENT
LIBRARY HISTORY & THE AURICULUM
What is that thing in front of the library? Details about the John Clague sculpture at the Library entrance as well as interesting facts about Ashland University Library's history.
LIBRARY FACULTY & STAFF
View complete listing of liaison librarians and the academic departments they serve.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Search the AU Library FAQs knowledgebase for answers to frequently asked questions about AU Library, Circulation & Reserves, Reference & Instruction, Interlibrary Loan, and the Instructional Resource Center. If your question is not included, use our submission form to submit it for inclusion.
GOVERNMENT DEPOSITORY LIBRARY
Ashland University has been a selective Ohio State and Federal depository library since 1938. Government documents are located on the east side of the Library's main floor (by the periodicals collection). The Library Catalog includes records for all government documents in the collection as well as records with links to Web-based documents.
LEO & LAURA THOMAS NUMISMATICS CENTER
More than just coins and currency, the Numismatics Center helps to enhance curriculum through hands-on history. More information about this rare and special component of the Library.
CIRCULATION & RESERVE POLICIES
Information about loan periods, fines, renewal, holds/recalls, overdue notices, etc. The Library has both electronic and non-electronic reserve systems available for faculty. Details about policy for both reserve collections.
The Ashland Theological Seminary Library has its own set of circulation policies. ATS students should therefore consult the ATS Library website or call the ATS Library for information (419-289-5168).
Ashland University Library is a member of OhioLINK, a statewide consortium. The Library does not create OhioLINK policies but, as a member, is obliged to enforce them.
COMPUTERS IN THE LIBRARY
Computers are located on each floor of AU Library. With the exception of the second floor and Instructional Resource Center, all computers print to the main floor print station.
Study rooms for group work are available in rooms 201, 301, 401, and 501. Computers in these rooms are connected to the printers on the main floor. Need to reserve a study room? Ask at the main desk for more information.
AFTER-HOURS BOOK RETURN
An exterior book return is located on the Library building's west side (adjacent to the Chapel) immediately to the left of the service entrance doors.
Looking for a job in the Library? Student employment openings are posted through the Financial Aid office website.
ASHLAND UNIVERSITY LIBRARY NEWS BLOG
Keep up to date with library news and information through the Library's blog.