EBSCO Discovery Trial

During the Spring semester, the LVC campus has access to a free trial of EBSCO Discovery.  Bishop Library has access to full-text content from many online databases and journals, including over 40 EBSCOhost databases.  With EBSCO Discovery, you can search across the library’s collection and beyond for books, e-books, articles and more.

The EBSCO Discovery trial is accessible from the library’s website at  Located right below the blue search box is a description of EBSCO Discovery.  To start your search, click on the Search Now link.


The EBSCO Discovery trial is available through the month of June.  Please direct any feedback to the Systems & Electronic Services Librarian at .

Go Social @Bishop Library

Bishop Library has launched a new app on the LVC Facebook page. This app is available on a trial basis through December 2012.

To access the app, go to the College’s Facebook page at and click on the Catalog Search & Reserve Icon.


You can search the library catalog and like or share items with others using Facebook, Google+ and Twitter. Current LVC faculty, staff and students can also check their library account, renew items and place holds.

We need your help! If you like the new library app and think the library should purchase this product, please let us know. Send any comments to Lori Nyce, Systems & Electronic Services Librarian