Tyson Library serves the residents
of Johnson, Brown, Shelby and Otter Creek Townships in Ripley
County, Indiana. (map of Tyson Library
district / map
of Indiana library districts)
The library is located on the
southeast corner of Tyson and High Streets in Versailles, Indiana.
the MAP & DIRECTIONS tab, above.
The library is named for Versailles'
native son, businessman and philanthropist - James Henry Tyson.
above for more information on "Uncle Jim".
How can I get a library card? Click on the POLICIES tab, above.
Does the Library have computers I can use? Yes. The library has eight
public access computers with internet and Microsoft Office software.
The library's computers are managed by the PC Cop program.
For instructions to access the library's computers see the PC Cop instructions. For guidelines
in using library computers Click the POLICIES tab, above.
How can I access the library's catalog of books, videos and other materials?
Tyson Library is a member of the Evergreen Indiana Consortium.
You can search the library's catalog along with the catalog of
nearly 100 Indiana public libraries by using the search feature
found on the libraries homepage. [The following links
provide more details: Evergreen
Indiana Basic Search Guide, Evergreen
Indiana Advanced Searching Guide, and Guidelines
for Using My Evergreen Indiana Account.]
If the library does not have what I need, can
I borrow items from another library? Yes, As a member of the Evergreen Indiana Consortium,
you have access to nearly 100 public libraries in Indiana. You
can place a hold/request on most items in the Evergreen Indiana
catalog, regardless of its location. The Guidelines
for Using My Evergreen Indiana Account provide more details.