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Bishop's Resource Guide: Resources at Bishop's Library

Research Subject Guides that will help you get access resources relevant to that subject.


Today's Library Hours

Need Help?

Reference librarians are available to help students and faculty with their research!
Check the Library's Research Assistance hours and come by the Library Services Desk located on the main floor of the LLC.
During Research Assistance hours, you can also chat with us using the LibChat box on this page or our Library Home Page!
Contact us:
   Telephone: (819) 822-9600 ext. 2608
   Text: (819) 201-0354

Resources at Bishop's

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Check out more on our Sofia Discovery system here

Resources at Bishop's University Library that are available to Bishop's students and faculty

 Click on the following categories for more information
Print journals, newspapers & magazines
Online journals, newspapers & magazines
  • Online periodicals can be found using Sofia.
  • You can also use our databases to search for online journals. A list of our databases can be found on our A-Z Database page.
  • If you know the title of the periodical you are looking for, you can use our E-Journals page to find what if the periodical is available online and which database you can use to access it.

  • The Library Learning Commons (LLC) has 9 small study rooms and 6 large study rooms that are available for group study and work.
    • Small study rooms can accommodate up to 5-6 people.
    • Large study rooms can accommodate up to 8-10 people.
    • Bookings are limited to a maximum of 2 hours per day, per group.
    • Time slots may be reserved 4 weeks in advance.
    • For any exceptions or special requests, please speak with someone at the Library Services Desk.
  • Anyone found to be abusing the system or using it unfairly may have their bookings cancelled, and repeat offenders may be banned from using the booking system.
Book a Study Room


  • There are computers around the building that Bishop's users can use.
  • You can use your Bishop's username and password to login to any of the public computers located in the Library Learning Commons

  • Bishop's students and faculty are welcome to meet with a librarian to get help with questions about research, finding materials and citing resources.
  • Today's Research Assistance hours can be found on the left-hand side of this page.
  • Contact us:
    • Email:
    • Telephone: 819-822-9600 ext. 2608
    • Text: 819-201-0354
    • Or visit us at the Research Help Desk!
  • The Research Assistance desk is located at the Library Services Desk on the main floor of the Library Learning Commons (LLC). For directions to the Research Help Desk, click the map below.
Library Services Desk