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2016 OPAL Conference: Library Transformers: Mindful Change: Directions and Accommodations

A guide to the 2016 OPAL Conference, hosted by Muskingum University Roberta A. Smith University Library, August 4-5, 2016.

Campus Map

Directions

From the West (Zanesville or Columbus, OH)

  • Take I-70 east from Zanesville
  • Take exit 169 for OH-83 toward New Concord/Cumberland 
  • Turn right onto OH-83
  • Turn right onto Main Sreet / US-40
  • Turn left onto Comin St and follow the OPAL signs!

From the East (Cambridge, OH)

  • Take I-70 west from Cambridge
  • Take exit 169 for OH-83 toward New Concord/Cumberland 
  • Turn right onto OH-83
  • Turn right onto Main Sreet / US-40
  • Turn left onto Comin St and follow the OPAL signs!

Hotel Options

Several hotels are available in the area. The conference committee suggests:

New Concord 
Home of Muskingum University

  • The Garland Hotel ($110)
    Located about a four minute drive from campus, the Garland is a brand new hotel featuring a  indoor pool, kitchnettes in every room, and a hot breakfast buffet. We have reserved 20 rooms at the conference rate. Rooms not booked before July 3rd will not receive the conference rate.

Zanesville
15 miles west of Muskingum University

  • Hampton Inn ($159)
    Located about a twenty minute drive from campus, the Hampton Inn offers free wi fi, in room refrigerators and microwaves & a hot breakfast. 
  • Holiday Inn and Suites ($135)
    Located about a twenty minute drive from campus, the Hampton Inn offers free wi fi, in room refrigerators and microwaves, an indoor pool & a hot breakfast. 
  • Fairfield Inn ($109)
    Located about a twenty minute drive from campus, the Hampton Inn offers free wi fi, in room refrigerators and microwaves, an indoor pool & a hot breakfast. 

Cambridge
10 miles east of Muskingum University

  • Microtel Inn & Suites ($99)
    Located about a fifteen minute drive from campus, Microtel Inn & Suites offers free wi fi & a continental breakfast. 
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites ($124)
  • Located about a fifteen minute drive from campus, the Holiday Inn Express offers free wi fi, in room refrigerators and microwaves, an indoor pool & a continental breakfast. 
  • Hampton Inn ($129)
    Located about a fifteen minute drive from campus, the Hampton Inn offers free wi fi, in room refrigerators and microwaves & a hot breakfast. 
  • Sleep Inn ($125)
    Located about a fifteen minute drive from campus, the Sleep Inn offers free wi fi, in room refrigerators and microwaves, an indoor pool & a hot breakfast.