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Welcome to our help page, designed to give you some basic information about our most commonly asked questions, contact information, and some quick facts about services.

Welcome to Help

Welcome to the Help Page of The Mabee-Simpson Library.  Included are tutorials and some information about the library for students, faculty, staff, and visitors

Top Questions Answered

  1. Food and drink are allowed.  Feel free to bring in food and drink.
  2. Your student ID is your library card.
  3. There are computers you can use in the library.
  4. Your computer login is the same as your student email login information.
  5. We have DVDs to check out and streaming services for you to use.
  6. There are two printers that can also copy documents and scan and create PDF files that you can email to yourself.
  7. We have private study rooms upstairs complete with computers, wifi, and blackboards. They are first come, first serve.
  8. Our Lost and Found is at the front desk. If something is not there, also check in with Security, who has their own campus-wide Lost and Found
  9. During the semester, we are open weeknights until 12 AM.
  10. You can check out books for a semester and DVDs for a month.

Librarians Are Here to Help You!

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Aidan Sonia-Bolduc
Mabee-Simpson Library, Room #203

Semester Hours

Sunday:  4 p.m. to Midnight
Monday - Thursday:  7:30 a.m. to Midnight
Friday:  7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday:  Closed


Ask The Librarian


How Do I Login?

When off-campus, if you are a Lyon College student, faculty, or staff member, you can use your Lyon user ID ( and your password to login when an authentication screen pops up during your use of a library database or other online service. 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.

Having issues logging in?  Clear your cache (CTRL + SHIFT + DEL) and try again.

If you have problems accessing the databases please call Lyon support at: 870-307-7555 or contact



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