In order to protect the staff and community, both ULS Library branches will be closing completely, beginning March 19 through at least April 30. Before April 30, the Library and the COVID-19 Response Team will reassess the situation and any further cancellations or reductions in hours will be posted to the library calendar and here. After hours access to the Wentz Library is also being turned off. In order to greater assist the community during this period, the library will be instituting a number of policies and pracrtices. This information will be available on the Library website here, with more information coming in the following days.
Please also regularly check the Seminary's COVID-19 Update Page for complete information on ULS's response to COVID-19.
- Monday, March 23 at 3 p.m.
- Monday, March 23 at 7 p.m.
- More dates and times will appear once students suggest preferred dates/times.
- Worship Resources: Contact the Library staff for student access to Sundays and Seasons for classroom-related needs.
- Bibles: The Library will not scan portions of study bibles at this time. Please see the Library’s Biblical Studies Guide and Oxford Biblical Studies Online , which includes both the New Oxford Annotated Bible and The JPS Study Bible.
7301 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Wentz Memorial Branch
66 Seminary Ridge
Gettysburg, PA 17325
- Globethics.net Library from WCC ; free registration required.
- Bloomsbury Theology & Religion Online
Theology and Religion Online offers students and scholars a richly layered resource devoted and dedicated to research, study, and teaching in Theology, Biblical Studies, and Religious Studies. Offered for free trial from Bloomsbury during the COVID-19 Crisis
- Bloomsbury Collections
A significant collection of books published through Bloomsbury and T&T Clark Presses. Offered for free trial from Bloomsbury during the COVID-19 Crisis.
- Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Philosophers
Featuring thousands of critical biographical entries on individuals who have contributed to the history of thought and philosophy. Discover a global history that covers a broad range of traditions, subjects, schools of thought, and regions. Offered for free trial from Bloomsbury during the COVID-19 Crisis.
- Arcadian Library Online
The award-winning Arcadian Library Online enables easy exploration of the rich holdings of the Arcadian Library, revealing the shared cultural heritage of Europe and the Middle East across the course of a millennium. Images are displayed in high resolution, full colour and include bindings, clasps and page edges. Choose between an English or Arabic interface and search in either language.
- Bloomsbury Medieval Studies
Bloomsbury Medieval Studies offers a global perspective on this rich field of study, bringing together high quality secondary content with visual primary sources, a brand new reference work and object images in a one-stop digital resource that will open up the medieval world.
- Bloomsbury Architecture Library
Bloomsbury Architecture Library is a leading digital resource for the study of architecture, urbanism, and interior design. Offered for free trial from Bloomsbury during the COVID-19 Crisis
- Bloomsbury Cultural History
Offering exclusive digital access to Bloomsbury’s ground-breaking Cultural Histories series alongside an extensive eBook collection and primary sources from leading global institutions, Bloomsbury Cultural History offers students and scholars a unique approach to this diverse field of study.
- Churchill Archive
Includes more than 800,000 pages of original documents, produced between 1874 and 1965, ranging from Winston S. Churchill’s personal correspondence to his official exchanges with kings, presidents, politicians, and military leaders.