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Research Help is Available

Librarians are available for help and advice on research and access to library resources and services.

NOTE: Faculty, staff, and students are required to wear masks when in public areas or areas where physically distancing is not possible.

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The library building is open, and librarians are on duty to help you access the library resources you need. Contact us by phone, text, chat, or Zoom video conference. We are also available for walk-ins at the One-Stop Library Services Desk on LRC4. You may make an appointment for in-person or online help or contact us in any of these ways when you need help or have a question.

Text: 918-532-6672

Request a virtual appointment with a librarian

Email: Librarian@oru.edu (messages sent after hours will receive response within one business day)

Hours:  Librarians are available during the following hours to answer your questions (Note online only: Monday-Saturday 5pm-7pm, Sunday 3pm-7pm):

FAQs

SEE: LIBRARY FAQS FOR ANSWERS TO FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS.

Searching for a periodical (journal or magazine) by title?

Search the opens new windowJournal Finder +.

For more help finding periodicals, see: How to Find Periodicals (Journals, Magazines, etc.).

Want to find materials in the library (including ebooks)?

Search the opens new windowORU Library Catalog.

For more help finding books, see: How to Find Books and ebooks.

Need to access online databases?

See the Database List.

Want to learn how to find a periodical article on your topic?

See How to Find Articles.

Need to access online resources (databases, ebooks, etc.) from off campus?

See Off Campus Access.

Looking for online sources of facts and statistics?

See How to Find Statistics and Data.

Want to see recommended sources by subject?

See Subject Guides.

Need to contact a librarian?

See Library Staff Directory.

Are you a Distance Learner (living an hour or more from campus)?

Information on library services specifically for you is available on the Distance Learner Services web page.

MORE HELP IS AVAILABLE ON THE ORU LIBRARY WEB PAGE.

Telephone: 918-495-6889
Email: thorner@oru.edu
Professor Horner's Personal Zoom Meeting Room: https://oru.zoom.us/j/9184956889

Telephone: 918-495-7168
Email: deller@oru.edu
Mr. Eller's Personal Zoom Meeting Room: https://oru.zoom.us/j/9184957168

Telephone: 918-495-7495
Email: jmalcolm@oru.edu
Professor Malcolm's Personal Zoom Meeting Room: https://oru.zoom.us/j/9184957495

Telephone: 918-495-6899
Email: disgrigg@oru.edu
Dr. Isgrigg's Personal Zoom Meeting Room: https://oru.zoom.us/j/9184956898

Pentecostal/Charismatic History &Theology, Late 19th Century Evangelicalism, Pneumatology, Church History, opens new windowTheology & Ministry, opens new windowMultidisciplinary

Telephone: 918-495-6885
Email: dhigeons@oru.edu
Instructor Higeons' Personal Zoom Meeting Room: https://oru.zoom.us/j/9184956885

Telephone: 918-495-6895
Email: asample@oru.edu
Dr. Sample's Personal Zoom Meeting Room: https://oru.zoom.us/j/9184956895

opens new windowEducation, Sociology of Education, Information Literacy, Library & Information Science, opens new windowMultidisciplinary, American History, British and American Literature, Religious Groups/early American cults, Palestinian-Israeli relations