We, the staff of Ohio Dominican University Library, promote Information Literacy and inspire lifelong learning by providing personalized service and access to resources while addressing the research needs of the university community. (Refer to Library Mission, Vision, & Values for more information.)
ODU Library reference librarians provide exceptional reference & research services to the ODU community & help equip students to become lifelong learners by helping them conduct effective and increasingly independent research.
ODU Library reference staff consists exclusively of librarians, each of whom has either a Masters in Library Science (MLS or MSLS) or Masters in Library and Information Science (MLIS).
Our vision is to partner with faculty and staff to provide quality reference services to as many students as possible and to help faculty, staff, and administration meet their information needs as they pertain to their professional growth and service to the university.
ODU Library Reference Services is guided in part by the following university outcomes & national standards & guidelines: