Entrance of the Logan Library on a sunny day.

John A. Logan Library

We’re here to help you learn, share and succeed. Our open hours are designed to meet your busy schedule. Whatever information or materials you need, let us know, and we can help.

A Fantastic Resource!

Logan Library provides access to high-quality resources, spacious study space, excellent service, convenient hours and friendly, helpful staff to support Rose-Hulman's curriculum. We promote life-long learning to help you learn, share, and succeed. 

Our online resources are available 24 hours a day! 

Text your questions to 812-669-3997.

Students, Faculty, and Staff, visit us on MyRoseHulman using the link below.

Services offered by Logan Library

Learn more about the services offered by the Logan Library by clicking the blocks below, or dowload the PDF.

Archives and Special Collections

Records, photographs, artifacts, and other items of historical value to RHIT have been collected and preserved. Many items can be viewed online.

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Ask-a-Librarian

Ask-a-Librarian provides RHIT students, faculty and staff with virtual reference services through live chat and text messaging whenever the library is open.

Borrow Materials

RHIT students, employees, and retirees may borrow Logan Library materials (books, movies, standards, etc.) by visiting the library’s circulation desk. We also have reciprocal borrowing agreements with ISU and SMWC. All RHIT students may obtain a Vigo County Public Library Card for free.

Citation Management

Learn how to track your sources and give credit where it is due. (Plagiarism, Style Guides, Bibliographic Management Software)

Copyright Support

RHIT students and employees may obtain library support to help answer fair use and rights questions.

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Course Reserves

RHIT faculty can request for items to be placed on course reserves. RHIT students can borrow these items for use in the library.

Information Literacy Modules

Online modules to help RHIT students learn about library research, standards, patents, and the IEEE citation style.

Instruction Services

Customized library instruction sessions for RHIT students on a variety of topics to support information literacy specific to disciplines.

Contact library to schedule session.

Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

RHIT students and employees may request access to library materials from other academic and public libraries in the U.S.

Library Catalog and Databases

RHIT students and employees may search, browse, find, and use information from the library catalog and over 130 databases containing books, journals, standards, etc.

OER and Affordable Textbook Initiative

Increasing awareness of RHIT’s textbook affordability movement and promoting adoption of Open Educational Resources.

Printing, Scanning and Copying

RHIT students can use the printers, scanners and photocopier on the main and upper level of the library for free for RHIT educational purposes.

Reference and Research Help

Customized help with library and research questions for RHIT students and employees. Help for finding journal articles, books, and standards.

Contact the library for customized help with library and research questions.

Research Guides

Subject-specific resource guides to help RHIT students locate needed information.

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Rose-Hulman Scholar

A Digital Commons open access repository containing a wide range of Rose-Hulman research and scholarly output.

Study Spaces and Reservable Rooms

Library study spaces, reservable study rooms, and reservable conference room are available on a first-come-first-served basis. Room reservations are available for rooms that seat two to 12 students.

Rubex

An institutional repository that houses RHIT’s Institute Meeting minutes, Institute committee documents, and many other documents. It is only accessible to authorized users.

Bernadette Ewen

Bernadette Ewen

Bernadette Ewen has been leading the Institute’s library services since 2012. Her career spans private industry and teaching at Indiana University. She earned her master’s degree in library science from Indiana University and a bachelor’s degree in life sciences from Indiana State University. She is also certified in copyright management and has studied multiple languages at Switzerland’s University of Fribourg.

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Contact Us

Logan Library
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
5500 Wabash Avenue
Terre Haute, IN 47803
812-877-8200
Text a Librarian: (812) 669-3997

Library Hours

Library Hours
Regular Hours
Monday-Thursday 7:45 a.m.-midnight
Friday 7:45 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday 1-6 p.m.
Sunday noon-midnight

Summer Hours

Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Closed weekends

The library is open to current RHIT employees and current RHIT students approved to be on campus during the COIVD-19 pandemic. Hours vary during holidays and breaks.

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