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Columbus, OH 43210
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Named for the fifth president of the Ohio State University, the William Oxley Thompson Memorial Library serves as the main library for the Columbus campus of the university.
For more information on the Japanese collections, please contact Maureen Donovan at (614) 292-3502 or by email.
Collection size: as of August 2014
The Ohio State University Libraries hold a total of approximately 16 million items, with some 1.5 million volumes held at the Thompson Library.
The East Asian collections are held within the Thompson Library, the Fine Arts Library, the book depository, and other locations throughout campus. All locations for individual items can be found within the OSU Library catalog.
URL and online catalog: library.osu.edu
Circulating materials may be borrowed by those with an OSU ID card, an OSU Libraries Courtesy Card, or a valid ID from any other OhioLINK institution. For more information concerning the OSU Libraries Courtesy Card, please visit the Services for Non-OSU Patrons page.
Printing and photocopying is available at all libraries for $0.09 for black and white or $0.25 per color page. All printers and photocopiers require a BuckID, which may be picked up at a BuckID Deposit Station. The Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum has a separate fee schedule for Research and Reproduction.