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Mid-America Reformed Seminary Library
229 Seminary Drive
Dyer, IN 46311
p.219.864.2400, x114

Mid-America Reformed Seminary Library

Hours of operation

When classes are in session:

M-Th: 8:00 am – 10:00pm
F: 8:00 am – 4:30pm
S: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Closed on the Lord’s Day

Summer and during class breaks:

M-F: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Closed on holidays observed by the Seminary

  • Books
    • Online catalog
      • To connect, click here if you’re on-campus or here if you’re off-campus.
    • Christian Classics Ethereal Library
      • A digital library of hundreds of classic Christian books selected for edification and education.
    • Project Gutenberg
      • Thousands of free online books.
    • Worldcat
      • Holdings from over 10,000 libraries worldwide. More sophisticated search options are available if you search WorldCat on the Indiana Inspire web site (it’s listed as "OCLC WorldCat").
  • Journal Articles
    • ATLAS*
      • ATLAS is an online collection of major religion and theology journals selected by leading religion scholars and theologians. Users can read articles or research the history of a topic from as early as 1924 to the present. Currently, researchers are able to use ATLAS as a search tool to retrieve images of the pages in more than one-hundred different journals.
    • Religious and Theological Abstracts*
      • Summaries of articles appearing in scholarly journals in the fields of Religion and Theology. See the Associate Librarian for the password.
    • Indiana Inspire (free registration required)
      • Indiana's Virtual Library, available to any state resident. For journal articles, select Academic Search Premier. The database indexes approximately 280 theology journals; a number of them have full-text coverage.
    • Chicago Public Library
      • Illinois residents have access to journal citation databases such as "Firstsearch" and "Proquest."
    • Free Online Theological Journals
      • A list from ATLA (the American Theological Library Association).
    • Review of Biblical Literature
      • Reviews of books in biblical studies and related fields. Founded by the Society of Biblical Literature.
    • Christian Reformed Church Periodical Index (CRCPI)
      • Over 100,000 bibliographic citations for the Banner and other CRC-related publications.
  • Biblical Studies
    • Bible Gateway
      • A tool for reading and researching scripture online, in the language or translation of your choice! It provides advanced searching capabilities, which allow readers to find and compare particular passages in scripture based on keywords, phrases, or scripture reference.
  • History
    • The Post-Reformation Digital Library
      • A collection of resources relating to the development of theology during the Post-Reformation / Early Modern era (ca. 16th-18th c.). Maintained by the H. Henry Meeter Center.
    • The Jonathan Edwards Center at Yale University
      • A comprehensive, fully-searchable, critical, annotated online edition of the papers of Jonathan Edwards, a corpus of some 100,000 pages of sermons, notebooks, letters, and treatises. It is integrated with Scripture citations, primary sources--referenced by Edwards--and relevant scholarly books and articles.
    • Princeton Theological Seminary’s Digital Collections
      • More than 150,000 digital pages of monographs and serials, in addition to portraits and photographs. Also see PTS Research Centers.
    • Billy Graham Center Archives
      • Specializes in collecting and preserving unpublished information that tells the story of North American Protestant non-denominational missions and evangelistic activities through the years.
    • Perseus Digital Library
      • Online collection covering the history, literature, and culture of the Greco-Roman World. Includes both texts (original language and translations) and digital images.
    • The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
      • Entries from specialized philosophers around the internet.
  • Languages
    • FSI Language Courses
      • Courses developed by the Foreign Service Institute and available free to the public. Modern Greek and Hebrew, in addition to Spanish, French, German, etc.
  • Music
  • Citing Materials

* This database is available only to currently-enrolled students. See the Associate Librarian for the password.