If you have questions about library services and resources, we are here to help. Please check our website for information about hours, policies, and services. If you have a question about copyright issues, refer to the Copyright Office page. You may also find answers to your questions in our website's help section.
Ask us via a phone call
Do you have a question about a library resource or service? Contact the Desk with these questions at 292-4861. If your question requires more in-depth assistance, you will be referred to a librarian or other appropriate personnel. You may also contact your liaison librarian directly.
Ask us via email
Email is an easy way to get assistance with searching difficulties. Use our Ask A Librarian Question Form to ask an OSU health sciences librarian your question. We strive to answer these questions within 24 hours, Monday through Friday.
Ask us in person
The Desk staff are available all hours the library is open to assist with basic requests such as accessing databases and full text journal articles and basic search funcions. Librarians provide in-depth consultations and are available by appointment only. To schedule an appointment with a librarian, contact your college's/school's liaison. Same day appointments are not always available, so please schedule in advance. Our library is located at 376 W. 10th Ave., Columbus, OH, 43210, adjacent to the Ohio State University Medical Center. Public parking is available in the Safe Auto Hospitals garage or the 9th Avenue East garage, or in the metered spaces along 10th Avenue.
Request a customized instructional session
Health sciences librarians can provide instruction that is customized to the information needs of the OSU health sciences community. Please refer to our workshops pages for more information.