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Directory of Materials in the Thompson Library

The move of materials back into Thompson is zipping right along. Here’s a breakdown of the arrangement of materials throughout the building: Level 1: Current periodicals, newspapers, media. Special Collections, through its reading room. Level 2: Grand Reading Room: reference collection Level 4: Oversize books Bookstacks tower: Decks 2 and 2M: Bound journals, oversize journals […]

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Office whiteboards will not be installed until after the move

All whiteboards are to stay in the current offices–no exceptions. When all staff are in the the Thompson Library, whiteboards will then be installed. Where they are placed can be an decided at that time, but again, they will not to be moved out of offices or installed at Thompson. This is to assist the […]

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Updated Office Move Phasing

Here’s a copy of the updated office move phasing document Ryan emailed earlier this week. office-move-phasing-plan-20091.pdf

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Move Phasing Document

Wonder what day you’re moving? Now you’ll know. Check the “Move phasing” document here.

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Updated Collection Phasing Plan

Thompson Library Collection Phasing Plan 2009 05.21.09 Office move details included in document entitled “Office Move Phasing Plan 2009”. Monday, May 18 – Friday, May 22 May 18 ACK stacks four post shelving – A-B bound journals May 18 ACK stacks four post shelving – A- F monographs May 18 ACK Bldg 5 Reference area […]

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Packing and Labeling Instructions

Below you will find a list of instructions, proven to be helpful in the organization of a successful relocation. These tips are designed to assist you and the movers in facilitating your relocation needs. Please use these instructions when preparing your office or work area for your move. PACKING Prior to the move Organize, Purge […]

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Important Info About Furniture Moves

As we prepare for our office and department moves to begin later this week, please keep this information in mind: Only furniture identified and designated by Schooley-Caldwell (S-C) as pieces going to the Thompson Library are to be moved. This includes chairs, tables, bookcases and other items. S-C has designed the layout of new furniture […]

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Important Information on Libraries’ Migration to Enterprise LAN (ELAN)

The OSU Libraries is moving from Novell file server to Microsoft’s Active Directory(AD). The differences between the two should be minimal, but the transition will involve certain things to be set‐up. All computers will need to be imaged as part of this process. Therefore it is critical that you don’t store data on the hard […]

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Furniture Shipments Coming In

On Monday, May 4, Schooley-Caldwell Associates (S-CA), the project’s fixtures, furnishings & equipment consultant, begins accepting shipments of office furniture for Thompson Library. The Thompson Library loading dock has been carefully (and fully) reserved to allow the move-in of furnishings and Library collections through mid-August so that vendors can most efficiently use the loading dock […]

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Thompson Library Building Access

The Libraries are back in the Thompson Library. Security will have staff in the building, posted at both the Oval and Neil Avenue doors, from 7:45 a.m. until 7 p.m., Mondays through Fridays. Libraries staff needing access to the Library need to check in at either door, and have their library or BUCK-ID with them. […]

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