College of Education, Criminal Justice and Human Services Library

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The College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services (CECH) Library provides print, electronic, and mixed media resources, high-quality instruction, and excellent facilities in support of our community.  Our dynamic collections support the study of education and include a robust curriculum materials center and a professional education collection.

Use these research guides to locate library information in support of programs in the UC's College of Education, Criminal Justice, Human Services, and Information Technology (CECH).

CECH Library News

UC Libraries Closed Monday, Jan. 20 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

UC Libraries will be closed Monday, Jan. 20 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with the exception of the Donald C. Harrison Health Sciences Library, which will be open 9am-5pm. The libraries will resume normal hours on Tuesday, Jan. 21. This closing includes the 4th floor of the Walter C. Langsam Library, which will close […]

And The Winner Is… Celebrate Award-Winning Children’s Books!

Just like films, television, and music, the best books of the year garner accolades and awards. Each January, at the American Library Association’s  Mid-Winter Conference, several of the most prestigious children’s book award winners are announced. Prepare for the 2020 award season by exploring some previous award winners from the CECH Library’s collections. Visit the display at […]

Oh, The Weather Outside is Frightful! Warm Up With a Book at CECH Library

The CECH Library staff have curated a list and display of books and other media from our collection with a winter theme. Stop by the library in 300 Teachers-Dyer Complex to view the display and check out books and mixed materials related to winter weather, winter animals, winter holidays, and stories to share on chilly winter evenings.  Haley Shaw, Temporary […]


Spring Semester 2020
Days   Times
Monday - Thursday   8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday   8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday   1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday   1:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Special Hours:

Spring Break Hours
Monday, March 16 through Friday, March 20: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed Saturday, March 14; Sunday, March 15; and Saturday, March 21
Sunday, March 22: 1:00 p.m. through 10:00 p.m.

Finals Week Hours
Monday, April 27 through Thursday, April 30: 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday, May 1: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Semester Break Hours
Monday, May 4 through Friday, May 8: 8:00 a.m. - 5;00 p.m.
Closed Saturday, May 2; Sunday, May 3; Saturday, May 9

Date   Hours
January 20
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day CLOSED
March 14, 15, 21 Spring Break Weekends CLOSED
May 2, 3, 9 Semester Break Weekends CLOSED

CECH Library
College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services

2610 McMicken Circle
300 Teachers-Dyer Complex
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0191
(513) 556-1430