Seniors: Friendly reminder to return library items

With graduation fast approaching, please remember that most library items will be due soon. We ask that, if possible, please return library items by May 5th.  Additionally, please know that failure to return library items by the due date can result in the withholding of your university transcript. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Pam Majors at 740-368-3226 or

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OWU Libraries Student Employees @ 2016 Student Symposium!

The Libraries extend a hearty congratulations to our five student employees who participated in the 2016 OWU Student Symposium. We are very proud of your accomplishments! Check out their photos.


Jude Fahoum with Kelsey Morrison, Solomon Shepherd, Laura Benson, & Caitlin Maggio Students and Civic Engagement at OWU
Mentored by Dr. Paul Dean

Sarah Lucas
With Brave Wings She Flies: Women Pilots in World War II
Mentored by Dr. Mark Gingerich

Mackenzie Sommers
The Creation of Martyr — The Clara Maas Story
Mentored by Dr. Barbara Terzian


Morgan Christie
Parent-child Conversations about Race and Implications for Adolescent Coping and Color Blindness

Nadya Stonychuk with Larynn Cutshaw
The Effect of Capture Method on Microbial Abundance in Plumage of Eastern Yellow Robins (Eopsaltria australis)



OWU’s Mellon Digital Scholar Jacob Heil Named 2016 Mover & Shaker by Library Journal

Jacob Heil, Mellon Digital Scholar for the Five Colleges of Ohio, was named one of 2016’s Movers & Shakers by Library JournalHere at OWU, Heil has worked with faculty and students on a variety of digital humanities projects in geography, religion, chemistry, and more.

Follow Jacob’s work on Twitter, the Five Colleges Projects & Pedagogy website, and

Wall Street Journal is Available in Full Text Online

newspaper ProQuest Newsstand provides online full text access to the most read and respected newspapers in the United States. Each issue of each newspaper is indexed thoroughly, so researchers have access to not only top news stories but also columns, editorials, obituaries and features.

ProQuest Newsstand includes:

New York Times including The New York Times Book Review, and The New York Times Magazine
1980 – present

Wall Street Journal
1984 – present

The Washington Post

The Christian Science Monitor

Los Angeles Times (ProQuest is the exclusive provider of the Los Angeles Times)

For help accessing and searching ProQuest Newsstand, please contact your librarian!