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, Nov. 11 for Veterans Day. HSL to Remain Open 9am-5pm.

UC Libraries will be closed Monday, Nov. 11 in observance of Veterans Day, except for the Donald C. Harrison Health Sciences Library, which will be open 9am to 5pm. This closing includes the Walter C. Langsam Library 4th floor space, which will close Sunday, Nov. 10 at 11pm and re-open Tuesday, November 12 at 7:45am. […]

The Data & Computational Science Series presents – GIS Day 2019 Nov 13th

This year’s UC’s Celebration of National GIS Day is coming up on Nov 13th, 2019 and is organized by UC Libraries, UC Department of Geography and GIS, UC Joint Center of GIS & Spatial Analysis, UC Environmental Studies Program and the UC College of Arts and Sciences. We invite you to come and celebrate with […]

Illiad (Interlibrary Loan) Unavailable Wednesday, Oct. 30 from 8am-12pm

The Libraries Illiad (Interlibrary Loan) server will be offline for maintenance the morning of Wednesday, Oct. 30 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. During this time the library IT department will be updating the Illiad application to the latest version. Thank you for your patience.


Fall Semester 2019
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.


Wednesday Before Thanksgiving
November 27, 2019
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Exam Week Hours
December 9-14, 2019 
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Winter Break Hours
December 15, 2019-January 12, 2020
Monday-Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

Holiday Date Hours
Thanksgiving      November 28-29, 2019 CLOSED
Christmas December 24-25, 2019 CLOSED
Winter Season Days December 26, 2019-January 1, 2020 CLOSED
New Years Day January 1, 2020 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