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Library Resources for OLLI Members: Library Resources for OLLI Members


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Ramsey Library is happy to offer a variety of services and resources to members of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Let us know how we can help you Grow Through Life!


Our building is open for exploration! Browse our stacks, make use of our public computers, or find a comfortable spot for reading on our quiet upper level or a spot for discussion on our collaborative main floor. 


Bring your OLLI ID to check out materials from our collection!  up to 10 books at a time for a 3-week loan period. 

  Limit Loan Period
Books 10 3 weeks
DVDs 5 3 days
Current Periodicals 5 1 day
Bound Periodicals 5 1 week

You also have access to general collection materials from Appalachian State University and Western Carolina University via our ABC Express service. Find books using our shared catalog, click Request, and log in with your ID number. We'll email you when your requested materials arrive!

Should you need access to library materials from another library, we can help you identify your local public library who can help you with interlibrary loan requests.

Nearly all of our 150+ online research databases are available for use from our public workstations. For off-campus access to many of our online resources, contact us for the password to NC LIVE provides access to a wide array of high-quality online resources, from newspaper databases to genealogical, business and scholarly resources. 

Our staff are happy to assist you in person, via phone, email, chat or even text!

Let us know how we can help you!