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OARDC Library

Location Symbol: ARD

Fisher Auditorium
1680 Madison Ave.
Wooster, Ohio 44691
Voice: (330) 263-3773
Fax: (330) 263-3689

Monday-Friday: 8am - 5pm
Saturday, Sunday: Closed

Library Hours

The library will open at

10:00 AM

  • Tuesday, May 26
  • Thursday, May 28

What's New? Federal Public Access Initiatives Update

Federal Public Access Initiatives Update


In February of 2013, the Office of Science and Technology Policy issued a memo requiring all federal funding agencies with more than $100 million in research funds to design a Public Access Plan. Since then, several plans have been released. What does this mean for you? That largely depends on which agencies award you funding and whether the various policies and laws allow you to share your research products.  However, there are some emerging trends. {read more in the Research Commons blog}

What's New?


Research Commons


These sessions take place in Columbus.  If you would like to request live-streaming for any event, please contact Josh Sadvari ( at least one week prior to the workshop date.  If you plan to attend the Columbus session, please visit the Events page to register for specific sessions.​


The Summer 2015 events will  be posted soon.


OARDC Librarian

Connie Britton
Fisher Auditorium
1680 Madison Ave.
Wooster, OH 44691
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Subjects:Agriculture, CFAES, OARDC

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