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Resources about teaching for faculty including book/eBook lists, journals, databases, and websites.

Library Services and Policies for Faculty & Staff

Faculty and Staff have access to all of the library's resources. Loan periods and additional details are below.  

Need a book from another library?

  • Check the MOBIUS catalog. If available, place a request to be delivered to Logan. Simply return to us when done. Borrowing through MOBIUS is free.
  • Order by Interlibrary Loan using one of the form links below.
  • Apply for a St. Louis County Library card through Logan for access to their collection. Contact us for more info.

Loan Policies for Logan Faculty & Staff

Books, Journals, and Media - 14 day loan period

Bones & Models - Due date determined by need

Reserves & Reference -  Library use only, or use by permission

Databases & Online Journals -  Access Databases and Journals with your Logan email credentials, on or off-campus.

Renewals - Books, journals, and media may be renewed as long as there are no “Holds/Recalls” on the materials, or the maximum number of renewals has been reached. These items may be renewed online, at the circulation desk, or by contacting us.

Holds and Recalls -  Holds may be placed on items that are currently checked out to another patron. This may be done online or at the Circulation Desk. 

Long-Term Loan Policy -  When a faculty member needs a book for an extended period of time, for a course or for research, a Long-Term Loan request should be initiated. Please contact the LRC for more information on the purchasing process. The faculty member is responsible for long-term loan materials and must return them to the library when the course or research has been completed. When a faculty member’s contract is completed/terminated, all library materials, including long-term loans, must be returned to the library. The cost of the long-term loan materials is charged to the faculty member’s department.

Damaged Lost Materials - Damaged or lost LRC materials should be reported promptly. Replacement charges are assessed at the current list price of the library preferred edition, as determined by the LRC, plus a $10.00/item processing fee. Upon payment, lost items will be considered the property of the borrower.

Literature Search and Citation Service -  Logan Librarians will perform a literature search on your subject of interest, or provide you with a requested amount of articles on your topic. Please contact Sheryl.Walters@logan.edu, for a literature search or other reference services/instruction you require.

Questions? - Ask a Librarian

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Text a Librarian: 636-200-5426 Schedule an Appointment


Ellen Dickman
Director
 636.230.1787

Tori Lyons
Discovery & Access Librarian
636.230.1783

Sheryl Walters
Reference & Instruction Librarian
 636.230.1788

Additional Guides of Interest

The following research guides are also recommended for Logan faculty.  

St. Louis County Library Access

Did you know? You can get a St. Louis County Library card and have access to their resources online or in-person, regardless of where you reside. Contact us for more information.