Ohio University

Books and Materials

NOTICE TO OHIO UNIVERSITY RN TO BSN STUDENTS: Effective Fall Semester 2020-2021 all assignments must be formatted using the 7th Edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, The Office Guide to APA Style.  ISBN:  978-1-4338-3216-1

Be sure to order textbooks and materials in time to receive them before the first day of classes. To find out what textbooks and materials you need, look up your course information in the course offerings. When you get to the course offerings page, click on the green arrow next to the course to see more information, including the textbooks and materials. If no information is listed in the textbooks and materials section of the course information, contact the instructor to find out what is required. In the course offerings, click on the instructor’s name to find the contact information.

Online Bookstore

Materials for Ohio University courses are available through MBS Direct, Ohio University's official bookstore. You may purchase required materials elsewhere if you purchase the correct edition that is required for your course.

To order your books online, follow these steps:

  1. Visit the MBS Direct online bookstore.
  2. Click on the "Order Your Books" button.
  3. Select a term and then select a site. RN to BSN students should select "eCampus Undergraduate: online." Press "Continue."
  4. Check the "ADD" box next to your course ID to select Courses. Press "Continue."
  5. Pay for your materials.

MBS Direct accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover credit cards, as well as Visa and MasterCard debit cards. They also accept checks and money orders. PayPal™ is also an option.

Alternative Sources

You may purchase required materials from any source as long as you purchase the stated edition for the course.