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The Great Adventures of the Graf Zeppelin

In May of 1928, disaster hovered in the air above France. The Graf Zeppelin, a German airship marginally shorter than the Titanic, ten stories tall and filled with one hundred thousand cubic meters of hydrogen (the world’s most flammable gas) had lost several of its engines. Graf Zeppelin flying over Tokyo on its around the world flight. The forward...

Photo album: DEDINI and WORDLESS Opening Reception

The opening reception for our latest shows, DEDINI and WORDLESS, was a huge success thanks to all of you who attended! It was an unseasonably beautiful February day here in Columbus on Saturday, February 20th, and we were so touched that so many of you chose to spend it taking in some incredible cartoon art. Special thanks to Michael Maglaras and Terri...

Release Notes, 2016.02.25

Room Reservation System Allow Admins to make reservations farther out than 7 days Create single-page room schedule display suitable for dedicated tablet (Research Commons iPads) Online Journal System Fix text changes resulting from latest upgrade Suppress New Version notification on administrative screens

Photograph Collections Open House in Thompson Library

Stop by next Thursday afternoon to take a look at some examples of the impressive photograph collections held by OSU Libraries, and housed in Thompson Library Special Collections.   I think you’ll be surprised by the range – including art photography, celebrity portraits, scientific experimentation and social documentary, dating from the very beginnings...

Looking Forward: Pause for Paws

As many of you may have noticed when walking through the library we had some guests who just could not wait to meet you, therapy dogs. This is a program called Pause for Paws(P4P), it is when OSU invites therapy dogs to the major libraries, Thompson, 18th avenue, and the architecture building.  This program only runs during finals week to help students...

Acquisitions Search Committee Announced

The members of the search committee for the Head of Acquisitions have been announced by Vice Provost and Director of Libraries Damon Jaggars: Chair: Alan Green Members: Kathryn Beach, Sherab Chen, Gene Springs, Jan Maxwell More information will be provided regarding the meetings as it becomes available.

Associate Director Warner Postponing Retirement

From Vice Provost and Director of Libraries Damon Jaggars: I am pleased to announce that Beth Warner has agreed to continue to serve as Associate Director for Information Technology while we conduct a search for her successor. She had planned to retire at the end of March. By agreeing to stay on during the recruitment process, Beth will provide...

Discontinuation of OSUL Service for Scanning and Posting Course Readings to Carmen

The Libraries’ Executive Committee has approved the recommendations recently made by the Electronic Reserves Review Task Force to discontinue the Libraries’ service for mediating the posting of scanned readings to Carmen course pages on behalf of OSU faculty and instructors. This decision reflects documented low usage and impact of the service relative...

OPERS Retirement Planning Seminars

The Office of Human Resources is hosting retirement education seminars during March for members of the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS). Education Today for Retirement Tomorrow is for OPERS members who are eligible to retire after January 7, 2018 (Groups B and C). This seminar provides tips on preparing for retirement and reviews key...

Flexible Spending Account Blackout Period March 14-22, 2016

Ohio State’s Flexible Spending Account (FSA) vendor, TASC, will transition to a new system platform during March 2016. The transition will include a short blackout period affecting claims processing for faculty and staff with Health Care and Dependent Care FSA accounts. During the blackout period, March 14-22, 2016, you cannot submit claims for reimbursement,...

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