Rules of Thumb
- Our hours are
more limited than the main floor, but we're open late on Sunday,
Monday, and Tuesday during the regular academic year.
an archive/repository, so most of our materials cannot be checked
- Most of our collection is not open for browsing. You
need to request materials at our reference desk with your university
ID or a photo ID. You will also need to fill out a request
- Manuscript collection materials can be requested using
the Manuscript Request Form.
- A fair
amount of our materials are available off-site, so notify us early
and allow us a few days to get materials ready if you are visiting
from a distance.
- The reference collection is open for
browsing! It's the best place to get started with popular culture
- We have a scanner/copier available for copying
materials that cannot be checked out - you just need a BG1 card. A
scanner is also available, but at no charge.
- If you
are not sure how to get started with popular culture research,
consult our Getting Started with
Popular Culture Research guide.
check out DVDs, you will need a valid BGSU ID.