How do I?

Find my PIN?


Typically, when a new Evergreen Indiana card is issued the PIN number is the last four digitals of the card holder's phone number.




Change my PIN?


Log into the Evergreen Indiana online catalog (https://evergreen.lib.in.us/eg/opac/home). In the top right hand corner click on the My Account button. Click on "Forgot your password?" under the PIN number or Password box. Type in your library card barcode and the email associated with your library card. If you do not know the email associated wth your card you will need to contact RPL at 765-932-3496 for further assistance.




Find the library's eBooks?


For a device: 1. Go to the Google Play store or Apple App store and look for Overdrive. 2. Download the app and search for Rushville Public Library (Indiana, not Illinois!). 3. Use your Library ID (barcode number) and 4-digit PIN number to log in. For the desktop: 1. Go to rushvillelibrary.com. 2. Click on the eBooks icon on the home page. 3. Use your Library ID (barcode number) and 4-digit PIN number to log in.




Renew my books?


Go to rushvillelibrary.com and click on the catalog button. It will take you to the Evergreen Indiana catalog. Click on the My Account button located in the upper right hand corner of the screen. Put in your library barcode number and PIN/Password and click Log In. Go to the Items Checked Out tab. All physcial items checked out to you will be listed here. Click in the white box next to each item you'd like to renew. Click on the Renew button. OR Call the library or stop by to renew items. Most items can be renewed up to two times if no one else is waiting for them.




Put a book on hold?


Go to rushvillelibrary.com and click on the catalog button. It will take you to the Evergreen Indiana catalog. Click on the My Account button located in the upper right hand corner of the screen. Put in your library barcode number and PIN/Password and click Log In. Now you are logged in and can search the catalog. Find the materials you wish to put on hold. When you find them click on the place hold link located on the right hand side of the screen.




Donate books and other materials?


The library welcomes donations of books that are new or gently used and published in the last three years. Please bring book donations to the front desk. If you need a receipt for tax purposes, please ask for a donation form. Chosen books will be placed in our book sale bookshelf. Proceeds from these sales directly benefit library projects. RPL reserves the right to return or discard any books not fitting the selection criteria and does not accept magazines, DVDs, CDs, VHS tapes, or worn, tattered or soiled books.




Reserve a room?


The library has a meeting room available for your next business meeting or social gathering. Call (765) 932-3496 to check room availability.




Request an interlibrary loan?


Stop at the front desk at the library and ask for Pam, our interlibrary loan librarian to request the material that you need. Please keep in mind that we may not be able to get certain items such as new releases and DVDs through interlibrary loan.




Suggest an item for purchase?


If there is an item that is not in our collection that would be used by our community, we want to know. Give the title and author to the front desk.




Get a library card?


Any resident or property owner in the town of Rushville is eligible for a resident Rushville Public Library card. For information on other types of cards (non-resident, reciprocal borrower, teacher, student or PLAC) please contact the library at info@rushvillelibrary.com or call (765) 932-3496. Your first card is free, but there is a $2 fee for a replacement card. You must apply for your card in person. Children under the age of 18 must have their parent or legal guardian with them to apply for a library card. It is recommended, but not required, that a child be 5 years of age before applying for a personal card. Parents will be financially responsible for any lost or damaged items that their children may incur. When a patron applies for a new card, he/she may check out two items. The new library card will be mailed to the patron (to verify address) who may then use the card for any library circulating material. PLEASE BRING ONE OF THE FOLLOWING WITH YOU: -Vehicle registration form -Computer generated bank statement or government notification issued in applicant’s name within last 30 days -Computer generated utility, credit card company, doctor or hospital bill, issued in applicant’s name within last 30 days -Change-of-address confirmation from the United States Postal Service showing prior and current address of residence (A P.O. Box is not acceptable as a residence address) -Property tax receipt issued in applicant’s name (from current tax year) -Any postmarked piece of mail (addressed to you) that has been sent within the last 30 days.




Update my information?


Stop by a front desk at the library and ask to update your information. You must bring one of the following with you with the updated information. PLEASE BRING WITH YOU: Vehicle registration form Computer generated bank statement or government notification issued in applicant’s name within last 30 days Computer generated utility, credit card company, doctor or hospital bill, issued in applicant’s name within last 30 days Change-of-address confirmation from the United States Postal Service showing prior and current address of residence (A P.O. Box is not acceptable as a residence address) Property tax receipt issued in applicant’s name (from current tax year) Any postmarked piece of mail (addressed to you) that has been sent within the last 30 days.




Find the answer to a question not listed here?


We want to answer your question. Please contact us at info@rushvillelibrary.com and a staff member will respond to you promptly.