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Welcome to Hamma Library!

Off Campus Access

To access any eresources found in the catalog or to request an item from another library, you will need to use your last name and library barcode to sign in.

Using the Catalog

Start your search for books with Hamma Library's catalog, available through OPAL, to see if we own the item. 

If you find your item, and it is available, note the call number and come in to pick up the item at your convenience. The circulation desk can help you locate items within the library. (For more information on finding items within Hamma, please read this page.)



Using OhioLINK

If you can't find the book you want in OPAL, you can check the OhioLINK catalog.

Type the keywords, author, title, or subject heading you want to find. For more guidance on search techniques, feel free to contact the library and ask to set up a session with a staff member. 

Select the item and click on green "request" button.

On the Request Verification screen, select “Trinity Lutheran Seminary” and enter your name and barcode.

Select a pickup institution and location.  Enjoy the flexibility of picking up requested items at any participating library.



Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

For those rare instances when item(s) are not found in the OhioLINK catalog, please email us the full citation of the article or book you are in need of to:

Hamma Library | Trinity Lutheran Seminary
2199 E Main St | Columbus, OH 43205
614-235-4136 |