The Valley Library is open again for quiet, individual study by appointment for winter term 2021. 

  • Access to the building requires a reservation.
  • Advance reservations are encouraged, or you can make a reservation when you arrive at the library.
  • Reserve a quiet study seat or a computer workstation for up to 4 hours at a time.
  • We are following OSU's policies for face coverings and physical distancing.

Community users can inquire about reserving seats by contacting the Info Desk at 541-737-7293 or Ask a Librarian.

Questions about this service can also be directed to the Info Desk.

Reserve a Computer

Learning Commons computers provide internet access, library resources, and have pre-installed programs. These workstations are available to OSU students, faculty and staff with a valid ONID account. Printing is available.


Reserve a Computer with Adobe installed

 Mac or PC computers with Adobe Creative Cloud installed as well as the standard software found on Learning Commons computers.


Reserve an Express Print Computer

Reserve for up to 30 minutes. Ideal for quick print jobs.


Reserve a Scanner

KIC Scanners may be reserved for up to one hour at a time.

Reserve a Seat in an Open Study Space

We have spaces for quiet study, test taking, and Zoom classes or meetings.

Reserve a Learning Commons Seat

The Learning Commons space is ideal for Zoom classes and meetings.Tables near white boards allow for brainstorming and more interactive study.

 Reserve a Rotunda or Gallery Seat

The Rotunda and Gallery are best suited for quiet study. Reserve either a table or a comfortable chair in this space.

 Reserve a URWS Seat

The Undergrad Research & Writing Studio space has tables for study and Zoom meetings. Quieter than the Learning Commons, but not as quiet as the Rotunda. Printers are also located in the URWS.