Library Resources

Use the menu for access to library research resources including our A to Z Database list, e-book collections, Faculty Publications, Interlibrary Loan, and Archer Library Guides.

  • Need help with our catalogs? 
    You will also find information about Archer Library's catalog and OhioLINK's catalog, as well as information about SearchOhio and WorldCat.

  • Looking for theses and dissertations?
    Explore links to OhioLINK's ETD or use the catalog to find physical copies located in the technical services area.


Archer Library Catalogs

Archer Library Catalog contains materials held by Archer Library and Ashland Theological Seminary Library (ATS), including books, periodicals, musical scores, audiovisual material (CDs, DVDs), Instructional Resource Center materials and Ashbrook Center materials. The catalog also includes links to e-books and online journals.

The OhioLINK Catalog is a virtual statewide library listing items owned by OhioLINK member libraries. The catalog provides publication information and indicates where copies are located and whether copies are available for borrowing. Materials can be requested through the OhioLINK Catalog for pickup at Archer Library, the Seminary Library, or at other OhioLINK libraries.

SearchOhio is a consortium of more than two dozen public library systems in Ohio. Materials can be requested through the SearchOhio Catalog for pickup at Archer Library or at the Seminary Library. Look for links to SearchOhio from Archer Library Catalog or the OhioLINK Catalog.

WorldCat is a comprehensive online library catalog, encompassing the holdings of thousands of libraries in the U.S. and beyond. Materials discovered through WorldCat can be requested through Interlibrary Loan.

AU Dissertations (online)

Dissertations written by Ashland University students can be viewed in OhioLINK's Electronic Theses and Dissertations Center and are listed in the Library Catalog.

AU Rowe Practicums, Honors Theses & MFA Theses

Ashland University Rowe Practicums  and MFA Theses are part of the circulating collection. They are located in the Technical Services office on the Library ground floor.

Ashland University Honors Theses are located in the Reference Collection on the main floor of the Library, and many are included in OhioLINK's Electronic Theses and Dissertations Center. All practicums and theses can be found in the Library Catalog.

Ashbrook Statemanship Theses

Selected undergraduate theses by students in the Ashbrook program can be found on the Ashbrook program website.