Community Services

The Van Pelt and Opie Library is committed to providing many of its resources for members of the community. 

Government Information

Michigan Tech's collection of government documents covers a wide range of information. Topics include: technical reports, health information, research reports and more. Most of the collection is on the Garden Level of the library. Maps and Michigan state documents are located on the third floor.


Patent and Trademark Resource Center (PTRC)

The Van Pelt and Opie Library's Patent and Trademark Resource Center offers in-depth patent and trademark searching assistance with a librarian that is available by appointment.

Learn more about the PTRC