Student Resource Centers

The Resource Center offers both technical information and academic materials for the associate’s degree classes

Support to Help You Achieve Your Best

The mission of the Resource Centers on each campus is to provide materials and services to support the educational goals, objectives and academic programs of the college as well as motivate lifelong learning for students, instructors and staff.

About the Resource Centers

Each Resource Center offers a range of print and electronic material in support of each Ohio Technical College and PowerSport Institute program curriculum. The OTC Resource Center is located in the Dillon building on the corner of 49th and St. Clair on the OTC campus, while the PSI Resource Center is located on the lower level of PSI. The collections in the Resource Center offer both technical information and academic materials for the associate’s degree classes.

Resource Center Hours

Monday: 7:30am – 6:00pm (OTC), 7:30am – 4:00pm (PSI)
Tuesday: 7:30am – 6:00pm (OTC), 7:30am – 4:00pm (PSI)
Wednesday: 7:30am – 6:00pm (OTC), 7:30am – 4:00pm (PSI)
Thursday: 7:30am – 6:00pm (OTC), 7:30am – 4:00pm (PSI)
Friday: By Appointment Only

Resource Lending Policy

  • Current students and staff may check out circulating material in the Resource Center.
  • Non-circulating items must be used in the Resource Center.
  • Resource Center materials may be checked out for a period of (14) days. Failure to return items in a timely manner may result in a fine and/or privileges being revoked.

Online Resources

Remote Access with Library ID. Please see Resource Center staff for our Library ID

General Reference Center Gold: A general interest database that integrates a variety
of sources – newspapers, reference books, magazines, and trade publications.

Resource Center Access Only

Identifix: A single-source diagnostic and repair information center.

AllData: The leading provider of electronic diagnostic and repair information and services for
the automotive service industry.

Polaris MSD Training (PSI) is used to get certifications during particular modules.

Suzuki ServicePro (PSI) is used for part lookups and to obtain technician training.

Resource Center Catalog

Library Catalog
Library Name: OTC Library

Contact Us

If you have any questions concerning the Resource Center, please contact the Resource Center directly.

OTC Phone Number: 216-881-1700 x197
PSI Phone Number: 216-881-1700 x221

Lauren Crawford, Resource Center Coordinator: lcrawford@ohiotech.edu
Bridgette Whittingham, OTC Library Assistant: sbolden@ohiotech.edu
Tammy Urban, PSI Resource Center Coordinator: tamurban@psi-now.com