Libraries & LISTA

Discover It!
Discover It!, the State of Montana's instance of the EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) creates a unified, customized index of an institution’s information resources, and an easy, yet powerful means of accessing all of that content from a single search box.The searchable content is derived from these sources:
  1. The Montana Shared Catalog;
  2. Other Montana library catalogs (Butte-Silver Bow Public Library and Lewis and Clark Library);
  3. EBSCO content as provided in our statewide suite;
  4. The Montana Memory Project;
  5. WorldCat;
  6. Unique Montana content such as the GIS (Geographic Information Systems) Data List and the Natural Heritage Program Montana Field Guide.
Lewis & Clark Library Catalog
Connecting to this will give you access to the Lewis & Clark Library online catalog. From here you can search all the items available at the library. You also have access to your account online. You can see what items are currently checked out, renew items, place holds, and view your account status.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)
LISTA indexes more than 580 core journals, nearly 50 priority journals, and nearly 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings for Library professionals. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s.

Montana Historical Society Research Center
The MHS Research Center collects, preserves, and provides access to the materials and resources that document Montana’s past and present. The Research Center is composed of several large collections. We collect both published and unpublished materials.

Montana Law Library
The mission of the State Law Library is to provide access to legal information consistent with the research needs of Montana's judges and court personnel, members of the State Bar of Montana, state officers and employees, and members of the general public. We strive to provide legal information at the time and in the format requested.

Montana Library2Go
E-books and audio books. Download up to 5 fiction and nonfictione-books and/or audio books at one time from a collection of more than 1,500 titles. A valid Lewis & Clark Library card and Internet connection are required.

Montana State Library
The Montana State Library is composed of programs that serve the information needs of all branches of state government, its agencies, local counterparts and individuals seeking information and materials that are not found in their local libraries. Its charge includes effecting statewide planning for library development in all communities.

WorldCat (OCLC)
Search and browse for 1.3 billion items in more than 10,000 libraries worldwide.