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My Library: My Library

What can you do with My Library?

► Check the status of materials you currently have checked out 
► Check the status of materials you have requested from UA, OhioLINK, and SearchOhio libraries
► Renew checked out library material
► Save and retrieve your preferred searches
► View Fines/Fees

How to access My Library

To access My Library
Click on the My Library Account link on any UA University Libraries web page. When requesting items from ZipSearch or the UA Libraries, OhioLINK, and SearchOhio catalogs you'll automatically be directed to the My Library Account login page.

For current UA students, faculty , staff, and retirees
When prompted enter your UANET ID and password
Your UAnet ID is the part of your email that appears before


For Visitors (alumni and community patrons)
When prompted enter your lastname, firstname and barcode.

Having trouble accessing My Library or requesting UA and OhioLINK material?

If you have any questions or require assistance accessing  your My Library Account, please go to and submit  an email request for assistance.  Please select Topic > Library Account and we'll be happy to help.


Susan DiRenzo Ashby

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Susan DiRenzo Ashby
Bierce Library 361A
The University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325-1712