Welcome to the Rushville Public Library

"A library book...is not, then, an article of mere consumption but fairly of capital, and often in the case of professional men, setting out in life, is their only capital." — Thomas Jefferson

National Library Week - April 13-18

     Join us at the Library as we celebrate National Library Week from April 13 through the 18th.  It will be Free Fine Week so be sure to bring back anything that is overdue and we won’t charge you a penny! Come in to the library for giveaways and treats each day. And for county patrons, ask us about a special discount on library cards.


Please take our survey so that we can improve the services, collections, and programs of our library now and in the future! Thank you.

Click HEREhttps://www.surveymonkey.com/s/rushvillelibrary

Why I Love My Library Winners

The three winners of our Why I Love My Library writing contest are Elizabeth Amos (child), Keiara Weiskittel (young adult), and Marcia Snyder (adult). These three people will each receive a $25 gift card from Pizza King!! Congratulations.

Here is what Elizabeth wrote:

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Start your genealogy research with HeritageQuest! Access it from a library computer or log in from home with your library card. 

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Thanks to the Rushville D.A.R. for donating our subscription.


Thanks to the Margaret Fleeger Estate, you can use Ancestry.com free on a Rushville Public Library computer or from home with your Rushville Public Library card (enter your library card number).


INSPIRE is Indiana's Virtual Library.

INSPIRE is a collection of academic databases and other information resources that can be accessed by Indiana residents.

Find Books and More!

You can search our card catalog system to find the book, movie, or other library item you need.


Monday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM 
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Thursday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday Closed

Phone - (765) 932-3496


The library is on the northeast corner of Third and Morgan Streets

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You can visit or send us mail at 130 W Third St, Rushville, IN, 46173
You can also contact us by email or phone or find us on Facebook

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