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Textbook Options and Free OER (Open Educational Resources): Get Help Fast!

Our best bets on how to get the textbooks you need for class.

OhioLINK Homepage

OhioLINK - A consortium of Ohio college libraries, and the State Library of Ohio, that provides tools for teaching and research.

OhioLINK Off Campus Access

Off Campus Access:

1.  Choose the "Off Campus" Link.

2. Select Institution: University of Rio Grande & Rio Grande Community College.

3. Enter Your First and Last Name.

4. Your Student ID Number is an "s" followed by your Student ID (Example: s300123456).

5. If you need a Library PIN: It is the last four digits of your Social Security Number (Example: 1234).

Davis Library Hours

Circulation Policies

Welcome!

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Welcome to ways of getting textbooks for class by Davis Library at Rio.

Use the tabs across the top of this LibGuide or the links below to find:

Traditional Buying and Borrowing Print Textbooks

Free Open Access to Electronic Books

More on Open Access

 Need Help or Need More?: Ask Us!

Need Help? - Ask Us in Davis Library!

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Email:
RefDesk@Rio.Edu

 Call Us!  740-245-7005 - Circulation Desk

740-245-7344 - Reference Desk

  740-245-7382 - Library Administration

Text Us at 740-299-2275 (740-299-2ASK)

Open Access for All

Need Help? Call on the Staff at Davis Library!

Email all the Library Staff simultaneously at

RefDesk@Rio.Edu

Call the Circulation Desk at 740-245-7005

Text Us at 740-299-2275 (740-299-2ASK)

Amy Wilson, Library Director

awilson@rio.edu  740-245-7382

Deb Thompson, Access Services Associate

thompson@rio.edu  740-245-7398

Tim Snow, Reference Librarian

tsnow@rio.edu  740-245-7344

Davis Library Tutorials

Tutorials (Davis Library LibGuide)

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