About This Guide
Guide to history, contacts, stats, operational data, and general information for the NE OH Regional Library Depository.
Call to arrange a tour
Highlights of the building:
Work + Shipping 3,852 sq. ft.
Stack area 10,812 sq. ft.
Total 14,664 sq. ft.
Red brick , parking for 11 cars.
3 areas: Work, Stacks, and the Shipping/Receiving areas.
The work area is composed of 2 offices, a patron reading room, a lounge, the processing area, restrooms, a custodial closet, and an admittance buzzer at front door.
NE Ohio Regional Library Depository
The Northeast Regional Library Depository is a high-density library storage facility located on the campus of Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) in Rootstown, Ohio which serves to:
- House and care for moderately used library collections of five local public university libraries.
- Provide access to the stored resources in support of Ohio’s higher education efforts and research goals.
- Provide expertise in patron service.
- Play a pivotal role in the Ohio’s new initiatives for collective sharing and management of state depository resources.
Setting up new lift
The shelving area has a continuous membrane roof, sodium quartz lights, 10 ranges of shelving (30 ft. high x 186 ft. length), 16 miles of shelf space, and a super-flat concrete floor. A battery operated "cherry picker" is used to shelve and pull the library materials.