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CCAD Resources for Students Learning Remotely

Library Status

The library is open to visitors!

Spring semester hours:

Monday-Thursday from 8 a.m.- 8 p.m.

Friday 8 p.m.-5 p.m.

Sunday 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

  • To enter the library, you must wear a mask covering your mouth and your nose at all times.
  • Online assistance via email & Google Meet at library@ccad.edu, Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Return items in the book drop located in the lower lobby.
  • 24/7 access to Packard’s online collection of e-resources (e.g. ebooks, databases, online journals, LibGuides, etc.).

Are you living outside of Central Ohio? See the Help for Distance Learners tab. 

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Find books, movies, & more from the CCAD Library

Advanced Search | My Account 

Use these search tips in our catalog 

  • Use the Title or Author searches for known items from a citation or bibliography.
  • If you're browsing, try a Keyword search.
  • Note location, call number, and status to find book in the library.
  • The front desk staff will happily answer any questions you have--that's why we're here!

If you want to check your account or renew books, click here.

Can't find anything in CCAD's catalog?  Try the OhioLink or SearchOhio catalogs!

  • CCAD is part of the OhioLink consortium, which allows students and faculty access to the collections of over 90 academic libraries in the state of Ohio.
  • Requesting items via OhioLink is easy!
    • When you find an item you want, click on "Request Item"
    • Select CCAD from the drop-down menu and click "Submit Above Information"
    • Enter your FirstName LastName
    • Enter your CCAD ID number, including 2CCAD and all zeroes
    • Click on "Submit"
    • Books requested via OhioLink usually take 2-4 days to arrive
    • You will receive an email when the requested item arrives
    • Fines are 50 cents/day. OhioLink books are not renewable if they are overdue.
    • If you want to check your account or renew books, click here.

  • SearchOhio is a consortium of Ohio public libraries.
  • It does not include the Columbus Metropolitan Library.
  • Requesting items via SearchOhio is easy!
    • When you find an item you want, click on "Request Item"
    • Select CCAD from the drop-down menu and click "Submit Above Information"
    • Enter your FirstName LastName
    • Enter your CCAD ID number, including 2CCAD and all zeroes
    • Click on "Submit"
    • Books requested via SearchOhio usually take 3-5 days to arrive
    • You will receive an email when the requested item arrives
My Library Account

Remote Access to CCAD Library Resources

Even if you are 1000 miles away, all of Packard Library's online resources are accessible to you. All databases, eBooks, LibGuides, and other online resources can be accessed from the library's main page or through our LibGuides.

You will need your CCAD ID to sign in from off-campus.

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Quick Links

LibGuides - Your Portal to Research.

Search OneSearch to discover e-books and articles at the same time!

A list of all the e-book providers we subscribe to is HERE.

A complete list of CCAD Library electronic resources can be found at Electronic Resources by A-Z & Subject.

Check your Library account HERE. (Please note that all library items have been renewed through August)

For questions about how to access or download e-books, go HERE.