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Library Guests: ORU Alumni Library Access


Library Access for ORU Alumni


  • ORU Alumni who have a opens new windowcurrent Alumni Library Card do not need a guest pass to enter the library.
  • The ORU Alumni Library Card entitles alumni to register to check out up to five library items at a time.
  • Alumni without an alumni ID may apply for a Library Guest Pass.
  • Entrance to the library by alumni or guests is only allowed on weekdays between 8:30 am and 6:00 pm. Hours vary, check the Library Hours page for current hours.

Access to ORU Databases and Ebooks

  • All of ORU's licensed online resources (including databases and ebooks) can be freely used by any guest on the ORU campus by accessing the campus-wide free Wi-Fi network. No login is required.
  • Remote (off-campus) access to the ORU Library’s online resources is restricted to current ORU students, faculty and staff, in accordance with the licensing agreements the library has signed with each online provider.
  • Many public libraries provide online resources similar to those available through the ORU library. Alumni are encouraged to get a library card from the public library that serves their community and to inquire about  resources available through that library's web site.