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Odum Library Services and Resources

Want to learn more about Odum Library's services and resources?



Have additional questions? 


  • Contact us via Live Chat or at our Reference Desk on the 2nd Floor (South) of Odum Library, 229-333-7149. 

Odum Library News and Updates

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Expected to last until October 2019, the renovations to the 2nd Floor (North) of Odum Library have resulted in the following changes: 


  • Alternative route to Center for eLearning
    • Visitors can access the Center for eLearning through the Learning Commons corridor located near ASC (Academic Support Center) 


  • Alternative route to the 2nd Floor (South) 
    • Visitors can access the Reference Desk, Virtual Reality Lab, and other locations on the south side of the 2nd floor by walking through the Academic Support Center and Learning Commons side of the 2nd Floor (North). 


This renovation does not impact access to the library entrances, the Interlibrary Loan Department, or Computer Classroom 2633. 


Off-Campus Authentication


Valdosta State University is expected to migrate to OpenAthens some time in the latter half of 2019.


  • More details will be forthcoming as we learn more information. 




Due to the renovations mentioned above, book collections previously shelved on the 2nd floor of the library have shifted. 


  • Books with the call numbers A-E have moved to the 1st floor of Odum. 


Room Scheduling with EMS


Odum Library has switched to a new room rescheduling system. 


  • To reserve a room in the library, please visit the EMS Web App: 
  • If you need assistance with scheduling a room, please contact Danielle Costello ( or Laura Wright ( 






2nd Floor of Odum Library Renovation Area

Map of the Second Floor of Odum Library with renovations marked on the east side of the library.

Semester checklist



  • Check your links! Please check any library-related links in your course materials and let a librarian know if you need assistance updating links.





Collection Development