According to an email from Dan Pittman, spokesman for Ohio University, the Bobcat Depot bookstores will permanently close within the fall semester. The bookstores, he said, are operated by Ohio University Auxiliaries "in partnership with the regional campuses. Pittman did not provide a closure date for either location, citing that management is in the planning stages of closure. However, Bobcat Depot's website lists an Oct. The Chillicothe location's closing is only listed as in November, without an exact date..