Special Library Services

Spring 2020


  • Benner Books will be available. Identify the item you need in the catalog and email to ill@olivet.edu email PLEASE include your current address in the notes field. We will mail items to you with instructions for return.
  • Questions about returns or renewals? Email circulation@olivet.edu email or 815-939-5354.

Articles & eBooks

  • All electronic resources continue to be available via library.olivet.edu.
  • Interlibrary Loan will continue to provide items you do not find in our ONU databases. ill@olivet.edu email
  • Trial or complementary eresources provided by various providers.
  • Summon eBook search box - As we prepare to move to a new search tool, our ebooks will no longer be searchable in our catalog. Go to our Ebook Collection page and type a search term in the box to find ebooks.


Use Ask a Librarian.

Faculty & Adjuncts

  • There are spaces in the library for video recording, and our staff will help with the process.
  • The library offers plenty of social distancing space if you need to use us as your office.
  • As always we are happy to help you identify resources to support your course work. eBook vendors and other publishers are being very generous.