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.

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L. Nelson Bell library

Contact Information


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

Phone: 828.669.8012, ext. 3504


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.


Montreat Catalog

The Montreat College online catalog provides information about books, ebooks, DVDs, CDs, and other materials held at the Montreat College Library. The online catalog is part of the ACA Shared Catalog and includes the holdings of member libraries throughout the Appalachian region.

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Additional Resources

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

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

This video will show you how to retrieve the password for off-campus use of the Online Library via Moodle. Watch the video

Web Resources

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Main Library Contact Information
828.669.8012, ext. 3504

Elizabeth Pearson
Library Director
828.669.8012, ext. 3502

Nathan King
Information Technology Services Librarian
828.669.8012, ext. 3508

Phoebe Maa
Reference and Instruction Librarian
828.669.8012, ext. 3505