Bromfield Library & Information Commons

Closed Reserve

Closed Reserve is a collection of personal and OSU library owned materials placed in the library by individual instructors for exclusive use by their students.

Materials may be placed on closed reserve for loan periods of:

  • 2 hours (in library use only)
  • 24 hours
  • 3 days
  • 1 week
  • 3 weeks

Instructors: Bring materials for closed reserves to the circulation desk at least twenty-four hours before it is needed. If you would like to request OSU Library owned materials for closed reserve, we recommend making your request at least two weeks in advance.


To put items on closed reserve from either your personal collection or from the OSU Library collection, please fill out the following form and submit.


If you need further assistance please contact Kay Foltz, 419-755-4013 or