December 2, 2016

AU Library Extended Hours

Monday, December 5th, AU Library will begin its extended hour's schedule opening at the regular time and remaining open until 2:00 a.m. providing study and work space for students during the last week of classes and finals.

December 5th - 10th

Monday, 12/5 - Thursday, 12/8
7:45 am to 2:00 am 

Friday, 12/9
7:45 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday, 12/10
Noon to 4:00 pm

The Instructional Resource Center, library second floor, does not participate in library extended hours. Color printing and IRC resources are not available during AU Library extended hours.

December 1, 2016

Library Spotlight: Games on Reserve


Need a break? Want to play a board game with friends? AU Library has a few of your favorites on reserve and ready to use.  Check out any of these games for three hour use in-library:  Uno, Chess, Checkers, Twister, and Catan.

November 28, 2016

AU Library: Coming Soon!


It's almost time! 

Monday, December 5th, AU Library will begin its extended hour's schedule opening at the regular time and remaining open until 2:00 a.m. providing study and work space for students during the last week of classes and finals.




November 18, 2016

Library Hours: Thanksgiving Break

AU Library Hours for Thanksgiving Break are noted below. A complete listing of library hours and updates is available on the library web site.

  • Tues, November 22: 7:45 a.m.-5:00 p.m. 
  • Wed, November 23: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. 
  • Thurs, November 24 - Sat, November 26: Closed 
  • Sun, November 27: 5:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.

Coming soon! AU Library extended hours for finals begin on Monday, December 5th.

November 10, 2016

Journey of an OhioLINK Book

Are you thinking about items you may need to request before Thanksgiving break? Have you ever wondered how your OhioLINK request arrives at AU Library?

Thousands of OhioLINK requests (books, DVDs, CDs) travel between OhioLINK member libraries every day. Learn more about how requests are processed and arrive at their destination, watch Journey of an OhioLINK Book.

October 26, 2016

OhioLINK Maintenance October 26th

Various OhioLINK services will be down briefly tonight, Wednesday October 26th, between 8:00 p.m. and midnight.  Affected services should be down no more than 15 minutes each.

October 24, 2016

PBS: Hamilton's America

Did you see Hamilton's America? The PBS Great Performances documentary aired Friday, October 21st. The broadcast is available online through November 18th (embedded video removed 11/21).

If you are interested in Hamilton, the Musical, AU Library has the following collection resources available:

October 20, 2016

Library Spotlight: New Books

New books are added to the library's collection throughout the academic year. When shelf ready, titles are featured in the new books area on library main floor. The following titles have been added to the library's main general collection.


Books are selected by AU librarians and subject to the library's collection development policy which includes faculty recommendations, requests, and professional reviews. If you have a purchase recommendation or request, contact your library liaison or email library@ashland.edu for more information.

October 10, 2016

Hours Update: Fall Break

Ashland University Library hours for fall break are noted below. A complete listing of library hours and updates is available on our web site.

  • Thursday, October 13:  7:45 am to 7:00 pm
  • Friday, October 14:  8:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Saturday, October 15: Closed
  • Sunday, October 16: 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Regular fall hours resume on Monday, October 17th.  Enjoy fall break!