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We’re here to support you during your academic journey. The L. Nelson Bell Library provides students with access to books, periodicals, online databases, interlibrary loan services, and a staff of librarians that are happy to act as a resource for you.

The L. Nelson Bell Library is an integral part of Montreat College’s academic program. The staff, collection and services support the educational program and information needs of the faculty and students, both on and off campus.

Contact Information: 


P.O. Box 1297
or 310 Gaither Circle
Montreat, NC 28757

Phone: 828.669.8012, ext. 3504
Email: reference@montreat.edu


Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m.- 12 a.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Saturday: 1 p.m.- 5 p.m.
Sunday: 2 p.m.- 11 p.m.

Summer Hours

Monday-Friday: 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.


Video Tutorials

Learn how to use the many L. Nelson Bell Library resources through video tutorials.

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Explore subject-specific guides that will help you complete your research faster.

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Access the library online

Use your Montreat.edu credentials to access the library 24/7.

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