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How to Pick Up Requests

Click on your campus library's location below to learn how to pick up your requests.

Have a question? Stop by a service desk or visit our get help page.

What if I don't live near an OHIO Library?

Athens Campus - Alden Library

Self Pickup (OhioLINK, Ohio University, and Interlibrary Loan Materials)

  • Available during all open hours.
  • Turn left as you enter the second floor and walk past the café.
  • Your items will be filed under your last name.
  • They will already be checked out to you.
  • Items will be held for 10 days.

Service Desk Pickup (Interlibrary Loan)

Athens Campus - Music & Dance Library

Service Desk Pickup

Chillicothe Campus - Quinn Library

Service Desk Pickup

Eastern Campus Library

Service Desk Pickup

  • Available during all open hours.
  • Bring your Ohio University ID to the Eastern Campus Library's service desk to pick up your requests. 
  • Email Brad Cecil at or call 740-699-2519 with questions or to make an appointment for pickup.

Lancaster Campus - Hannah V. McCauley Library

Self Pickup

  • Available during all open hours.
  • Your checked-out items will be placed on a cart organized by last name.
  • The cart is located inside the library entrance.

Southern Campus Library

Service Desk Pickup

Curbside Pickup

  • Available Tuesday and Thursday, Noon - 3 pm.
  • To use curbside pickup, please call 740-533-4622 when you arrive.

Zanesville Campus Library

Service Desk Pickup

Afterhours Pickup

  • To coordinate an afterhours pickup, call 740-588-1405.