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Choose the At OSU Libraries only scope to search all of the OSU Libraries collections. This includes Guin, Vet Med, and OSU Cascades.
To search for an ebook, use the OSU Libraries scope. Click on the View Online tab to link to the ebook. You will need to log in with your ONID information to view the ebook contents.
You can request a book from another library (Summit or Worldcat) using our Interlibrary Loan service.
If the availability of the items says Check Holdings, that means we either do not own the item or it is currently checked out.
Click on the Availability & Request Options tab
Click Request the item from another library.
You can borrow books from Summit libraries and have them sent to one of the OSU Libraries.
To search Summit, choose the OSU Libraries + Summit scope from the drop-down menu.
To request an item from Summit, click on the Availability and Request Optionstab.
To see which libraries own the item, click on the Summit Libraries(n) link. The (n) indicates the number of libraries that own the item.
To request the item, click on the Place Summit request link and fill in the form. Click on Request.
You will be notified via email when you item has arrived and is available for pick-up.
The library collection is arranged by call numbers which allow browsing by searching and browsing by subject. So if a catalog search reveals books or journals of interest, check the titles shelved on either side which will be on similar or related topics (to browse virtually, click the call number link). If you are physically browsing the collection, physics titles are located on the 1st floor in the following call numbers:
QC1-75 General Physics
QC120-168.85 Descriptive and experimental mechanics
QC170-197 Atomic physics. Constitution and properties of matter including molecular physics, relativity, quantum theory, solid state physics (and condensed matter physics).
QC221-246 Acoustics. Sound
QC350-467 Optics. Light
QC474-496.9 Radiation physics (General)
QC501-766 Electricity and magnetism
QC770-798 Nuclear and particle physics
QC801-809 Geophysics. Cosmic physics
QC851-999 Meteorology. Climatology
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