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Frequently Asked Questions

Find what you need in our searchable FAQ.

How can I check out books when the library is closed because of COVID-19?


As of 3/24/2020, the UO Libraries are closed to the public but you can still check out books and other physical materials.

  1. Find the item you want in LibrarySearch
  2. Log in with your DuckID when prompted. Look for the big yellow bar with the green button that says "UO Libraries users sign in to see request options."
  3. Click on the link "Request UO item."
  4. In the Pickup Location field, select one of the options. If you select Home Delivery, provide your mailing address at the bottom of the form.

For specific pickup locations and more information, read our page on Pickup and Delivery in Support of Remote Teaching and Learning

This service is available only to current UO faculty, students, and staff. There are no request/pick up options for Oregon Card members or other guest users.

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F: (541) 346-3485