Welcome to the Ostrom Workshop Library Catalog

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Click the "Library Catalog" tab above to search the unique catalog of 93,500 records, or use the "Browse" option to look through keywords or authors.

Books, Articles & More

This scope includes books, articles, journals, and other items at the Ostrom Workshop, but also serves as a virtual library of relevant materials in other IU libraries and throughout the world.

Dynamic Collection

This is the gateway to a dynamic and comprehensive collection of commons literature in many formats and languages. We serve the Ostrom Workshop community as the center of information where traditional and emerging information services converge.