UC Clermont Library FAQs

COVID-19 has changed things. Here are current answers to how Clermont College Library is handling the changes.

This page will continue to evolve as time progresses. Check back soon!

Use Space

For the Fall semester, beginning on August 23, the library will be open Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM.  If you need to pick up materials or return equipment outside these hours, you can request an appointment.

We will offer extended hours during midterms. From September 27 through October 8, our hours Monday through Thursday will extend to 7 PM.

The library's first floor offers computers, printing, open study space, casual seating, and two collaboration rooms. The library's second floor offers quiet study space. It has open study space, computers, and individualized rooms. There are also two group study rooms that must maintain a quiet volume.

When visiting the library, please bring your daily green pass to display to our front desk worker.

Items to note:

  • Facial coverings are required at all times.
  • Social distancing must be maintained. Furniture cannot be moved.
  • We ask that you clean your space before and after use.
  • Food and drink will NOT be allowed in any library location when not seated.

Borrow Materials

No. As of August 2021, all library materials utilize standard loan rules.

You may visit the Clermont College Library to borrow materials in the stacks. You may also request materials to pick up at Clermont College Library from other UC Libraries, OhioLINK Libraries or OhioLINK libraries. These materials will be available to you for pick up at the libary's front desk during hours of operation. If you cannot visit during normal hours of operation, you may request an appointment below.

Questions about borrowing materials can be sent to

Materials can now be requested through OhioLINK! Please be patient waiting for your items to arrive. Materials may take longer than usual due to staffing, travel, and quarantine times. 

Questions about your OhioLINK materials can be sent to the Clermont College Library Operations Manager.

Yes, print course reserves and the Clermont College Library textbook program are available.

The library will still be loaning laptops, webcams, calculators, and phone chargers for a few hours a time. A small number will be available for a a due date of the last day of the semester. These can be requested at the library's front desk.

All returns of equipment should be made at the front desk. No equipment should be returned to a book drop.

A book drop is available immediately outside the library in Peter-Jones for book returns. Any other types of material can be returned at our service desk. If you are unable to return materials during normal hours of operations, please request an appointment.

Get Help & Class Instruction

We welcome visitors in the library to visit the front desk and ask for help from an available librarian. However, we also offer appointments with a librarian (online or on campus) to best meet everyone's schedule. Additionally, you can visit Ask UC Clermont to find our online chat and more to receive help with your research needs.

Yes! Outside of visiting the library during hours of operation, the library will have a chat service available Monday through Friday on business days from 8 AM - 5 PM.

Yes! We offer sessions online, on-campus, and asychronously. Contact your library liaison for more information.

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