The Open University


The Ingeborg Rennert Library


The Library provides tutorials in various subjects:

  • Use the quick search
  • Find a book
  • Find an article in Hebrew
  • Find an article in English
  • Locate a journal using TD-Net
  • Prepare a bibliography
  • Get help from the librarians
  • Choose a database
  • Renew a book
  • Use Refworks
  • Recover my password


All tutorials can be accessed through the library Home page, or Online Services. The tutorials can also be reached from any course website. They include video clips, presentations, printable handouts, exercise quizzes and an exemption exam.

Exemption exam

Students must pass the bibliographic exemption exam in order to enroll into advanced courses or to issue a library card to other academic libraries. All OUI active* students can take this exam.
*non-active students, who wish to enroll into an advance course, or to write a paper, are "on condition" status until they pass the exam.

The bibliographic exemption exam is accessible by username and password.