Authors at Oakland 2016 Submission Now Open
The Senate Library Committee is now accepting submissions for the 11th annual Authors at Oakland event celebrating OU faculty's recent book publications. Submit your book publication to be featured at the event on March 16, 2016 from 2-4pm., on the 4th floor of the Kresge Library. more»
Winter at OU
Come and see the exhibit on holidays and winter seasons at OU! Historic photographs and documents illustrate winter sports on campus, the Snow Carnival, Meadow Brook Hall holiday celebrations, and more. Lobby of KL, Nov. 16-Jan. 15. more»
MeLCat Requesting Suspended 11/18/2015-12/11/2015
MeLCat requesting will be suspended due to a server upgrade from Wednesday, November 18, 2015 through Friday, December 11, 2015. ILLiad will still be available during this time for Interlibrary Loans. more»
Help us make our search boxes better for everyone!
We are studying how people use our search boxes and need your help. Please consider volunteering half an hour of your time to perform a few brief tasks online. We hope to use what we learn to improve what search boxes we offer and to share our findings with other libraries. To volunteer, please email Shawn McCann at email@example.com. more»
The OU Libraries welcome Stephen P. Weiter as our new Dean of University Libraries!
Steve Weiter was Director of College Libraries at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry and has taught as an Adjunct Instructor at the Syracuse University School of Information Studies. We all look forward to working with him in the coming semesters! Please join us in welcoming Steve Weiter to Oakland University! more»
BrowZine is a FREE app available to all OU students and faculty through OU Libraries!
Browse, read and monitor our journal collection directly from your iPad, Android tablet or Kindle device. Simply download the app and select Oakland University. Customize your bookshelf and easily save or share articles. Please send questions and feedback to: firstname.lastname@example.org more»
OU Archives Seeking Documents
The Oakland University Archives is looking for documents relating to the University's history, including items such as official records, papers, reports, minutes, publications, photographs, flyers, maps, etc. Please contact Dominique Daniel (x2478) or Shirley Paquette (x2419) if you have items to donate. Original documents can be returned. more»
Bestsellers and Graphic Novels Now Available!
Kresge Library is now home to two new collections - a popular reading collection, funded by the OU Student Congress, and a graphic novel and comic book collection - to provide recreational reading material for OU students. Look in the lobby the next time you come to the Library! more»
MyCopy Springer ebooks available for $24.95
You can purchase your own copy of a library-owned ebook published from 2005 by Springer, a major publisher of books and journals in the sciences, engineering, social sciences and medicine. The library has many ebooks from Springer-Verlag, which are available through the library catalog or from the SpringerLink platform. more»