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Welcome to the Bethel College Library!

Use the A - Z Database List to select databases (like EBSCOhost); use the Guides list to find guides to help you do better research.

Library Hours

Library schedule when classes are in session

Monday - Thursday:  8:00 AM - 12 midnight

 Friday:  8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Saturday:  10 AM to 5:00 PM

Sunday:  1:00 PM to 12 midnight

Changes in hours will be posted on campus Announce lists as well as this website.

A-Z Database List

Full list of Databases the library subscribes to, including trial access.
Go to A-Z List


EBSCOhost on campus

Use this link when you're in your residence hall, the library, classroom buildings, or on the campus network

EBSCOhost off campus 

Use this link when you're off campus.

You'll be prompted for your EMAIL PREFIX (e.g., hermanbubbert from the email address " and your CAMPUS ID NUMBER.  (See example below).

EBSCOhost off campus (Google sign-in)

To sign on using your Google credentials, you MUST set up this account while ON CAMPUS.  Here are INSTRUCTIONS.


What's my campus ID (needed for off campus sign on)?  It's the number beneath your name!

Quick Links to books, journals, and all things Mennonite Library and Archives

  • Library Catalog (books owned by the Bethel College Library and Mennonite Library & Archives)

Full Text Finder (discover what journals/magazines have full text)

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