Geology-Mathematics-Physics Library

Online Resources and Support

Your librarian can assist with questions & requests (e-book purchases, instruction sessions, research consultations).  Contact your librarian or use our Science & Engineering Ask A-Librarian form:

  • Ted Baldwin, – A&S: Biology, Chemistry/Oesper Collections ; CEAS: Biomedical, Chemical, Environmental Engineering
  • Mark Chalmers, – A&S: Mathematics, Physics ; CEAS: Aerospace, Civil & Architectural, Mechanical & Materials Engineering
  • Holly Prochaska, – A&S Geology, Geography, Map collections, Environmental Studies
  • Hong Cheng, – CEAS: Computer & Electrical Engineering, Engineering Education

The Click & Collect retrieval and pickup service (now expanded to a daily service!) allows UC users to request printed library materials in the Library Catalog for pickup at designated locations. Requests made daily Monday-Friday are typically available the next business day. Users should wait for an e-mail pickup notice before coming to the library to pick up requested items. There is a limit of 10 items per request/25 a week.  

Due dates have been automatically set for August 31, 2021. When searching for print materials in the Library Catalog, items with the status of “Held By Library” are available for request. Items from one library location cannot be requested for pickup at another library location.

At the Geology-Mathematics-Physics Library, 

  • Requested items are available for pickup in the hallway outside the library’s internal entrance at 240 Braunstein Hall.
  • Contact with questions and requests for reserves/reference books.
  • Maps are not available for Click & Collect. Contact Holly Prochaska (librarian for map collections) for assistance.


  • No operating hours for users in summer semester.
  • GMP’s book drop is open only for the return of GMP Library and Chem-Bio Library items.
  • GMP stacks are not available for browsing. GMP books and textbook reserves can be requested through Click and Collect.  
  • Journal volumes/reference books can be borrowed by emailing
  • For help with services, literature searching or locating articles, contact Science & Engineering Ask-A-Librarian or


New Books in the Science Libraries

Check out the new science books that have been added to the Geology-Math-Physics and Langsam Libraries.  You can get these books by using the Click & Collect service at each library. Click here to access the March-April 2021 list.  You may be interested to see a book on Lucy Braun’s studies of prairies (sci QK31 […]

UC Libraries Closed Memorial Day, Monday, May 31

All University of Cincinnati Libraries locations will be closed Monday, May 31 in observance of Memorial Day. Regular library hours for all locations will resume Tuesday, June 1. Have a safe holiday.

Contact and Address

Geology-Mathematics-Physics Library
240 Braunstein Hall
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0153
513-556-1550 (contact CEAS Library during Fall semester)
Ask-A-Librarian or email