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This guide will show you how to find books and video at the library.

Welcome to the Books and Media Guide

Welcome to the Books and Video Guide.  This guide contains information about finding books, ebooks, videos, and how to borrow and cite books.  The information is below.

Oxford English Dictionary and American National Biography

Search for Books, Articles, and Media in WorldCat Discovery

WorldCat Discovery searches for books, videos, and articles in our library and nationwide.  Check out the RESERVES list for your professor's reserve collection.  Try ADVANCED SEARCH  for more options.

WorldCat Discovery Search Box


Librarians Are Here to help You!

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Anna Leinweber
Office #206

Spring Hours 2020
Monday thru Friday  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed weekends

Special Procedures

*All individuals must check in at the front desk.

*Those students who live in Independence County need to email Dean Mulick 24-hours prior to coming to campus to notify him of your reason for coming and the duration of your stay. He will then inform the appropriate offices and personnel of your approval to be on-campus. This notification is required for students who are regularly coming to campus to use buildings like the library.

*Lyon students outside of Independence County are NOT allowed on campus at all.

*The general public is NOT ALLOWED in the library.

*Call 870-307-7205 for assistance or visit our website at:

2300 Highland Road

Batesville, AR  72501

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Updated 03-31-20

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When off-campus, Lyon College faculty, staff, and students please use your Lyon user ID of: and your password to login.  You no longer have to use RDS to log in.  Find your browser, your web page, your database, search the database, and when the authentication screen pops up, use your student ID and password.  You only have to do this once a session.

Community members who have purchased a card can use the databases in the library building but not remotely.

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