Online Library


The ISB/George Vance Online Research Library is a member-only site where you can search past issues of Bass World magazine, convention programs, calendars and newsletters dating from 1967. It's a living history of the International Society of Bassists.

Library Agreement

All of the content posted on the ISB / George Vance Online Resource Library is protected by U.S. and international copyright law and fair use statutes, and may not be reproduced in quantity, photocopied, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published, posted online or broadcast in any manner without the prior written permission of the International Society of Bassists and / or the authors, composers and photographers represented on this website. Members of the ISB may download content from the ISB / George Vance Online Resource Library for individual, non-commercial use.


Members may click here to view the online library. If the new window is blocked by a pop-up blocker, you can either disable the pop-up blocker or try holding down the CTRL key on your keyboard when clicking on the link.