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A guide to library resources relevant to Logan staff.

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, for a literature search or other reference services/instruction you require.

Popular Resources

Books from other Libraries

Borrow books from other libraries in Missouri through the MOBIUS consortium. Use the catalog to request the book to be sent to Logan and when you are done, simply return it back to Logan. 

Learning Express Library

Learning Express Library offers practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and eBooks on improving public speaking, vocabulary, writing and grammar, and reading comprehension skills. It also contains a section on preparation for U.S. citizenship.

OverDrive eBooks & Audiobooks

OverDrive contains eBooks and audiobooks through the MOBIUS consortium. The collection contains most genres of books, including leisure reading.

Questions? - Ask a Librarian

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

Ellen Dickman

Lindsay Gallagher
Discovery & Access Librarian

Sheryl Walters
Reference & Instruction Librarian

Additional Guides of Interest

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.