Hallie Q. Brown Memorial Library COVID-19 Contingency Period


Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and the suspension of face-to-face classes, the Hallie Q. Brown Memorial Library will be closed for the remainder of the semester or until further notice. Central State University will move to remote instruction from (March 23rd through the remainder of the semester). During this time, access to electronic resources will continue to be available. OhioLINK services are suspended, and all overdue book fines will be waived during this closure.
 
Library Remote Learning Support
The Hallie Q. Brown Memorial Library is committed to the academic success of faculty and students. As students and faculty adjust to the online delivery of instruction, we encourage faculty to use the licensed library content as part of their online instruction.
 
The library staff will be available for remote guidance via email jbeachman@centralstate.edu or csterling@centralstate.edu.
 
Accessing Electronic Resources from Off-Campus
Most electronic resources, especially the research databases, e-books and streaming video content to which the library subscribes are governed by license agreements that restricts access to current Central State University students, faculty and staff when accessed from off-campus. Remote access to these resources requires authentication using your name and CSU 14-digit barcode number located on the front of your ID.
 
Find e-books and online journals in the HALLIE Catalog.
 
Faculty members are encouraged to use licensed library content as part of online instruction. Access the research databases.
 
Renewing Library Items
1. Online: from HALLIE Catalog, login to My Library Record (located top right of page)
2. Enter your name and 14-digit barcode number located on the front of your CSU ID
3. Submit the request
4. Click on the tab for Checked Out Items
5. Check box for material(s) to be renewed
6. Click submit
7. Don’t forget to logout of your Library Record