J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library (Covenant Seminary)

J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library (Covenant Seminary)

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The amount of interesting journal articles can seem overwhelming. So our library staff started highlighting new journal articles in the categories of the Bible, theology, and ministry. You can find their monthly highlights here. J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library
The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library has a new website. We hope it helps more pastors, counselors, and ministry leaders find resources to connect them to God’s word.

More resources for our alumni, now available on the Alumni Portal thanks to the J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library.

https://www.covenantseminary.edu/library-offers-expanded-resources-for-alumni/
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Resources for walking in God's grace, ministering God's Word, and equipping God's people—all for God's mission.

Operating as usual

05/04/2022

We have extended hours and FREE COFFEE in the Library again tonight!

But please don't drink the coffee like this around the books.

See our full schedule here: https://library.covenantseminary.edu/hours

05/03/2022

We've got free coffee in the library!

Get caffeinated and study with us until 10:30 pm.

Timeline photos 05/02/2022

Need a quite place to cram for finals?

Our extended hours for finals begin TODAY. We’ll be open until 10:30 p.m. Monday – Thursday this week (including on Wednesday).

See our full schedule here: https://library.covenantseminary.edu/hours

Timeline photos 04/26/2022

Both prayer and writing begin with stillness, focus, and time. Practice both with this online guide to writing prayers from The Scribe Writing Center:

https://covenantseminary.libguides.com/c.php?g=1224092

Buswell Bulletin: Journal Articles – April 2022 | The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library 04/21/2022

Buswell Bulletin: Journal Articles – April 2022 | The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library

Keep up to date with new journal articles available through the Library with the Buswell Bulletin:

http://ow.ly/1Aet50IPg55

The Buswell Bulletin is a list of relevant journal articles and access options, curated by Covenant's librarians!

Buswell Bulletin: Journal Articles – April 2022 | The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library Covenant’s librarians keep an eye on the new journal issues coming into the library and then each month we highlight recent articles and reviews that strike us as interesting and/or important to the scholarly conversation. (Inclusion on this list is not an endorsement.) Linked items marked “Open...

Timeline photos 04/14/2022

The Library has revised hours for Easter break. Check out our full schedule here:

https://library.covenantseminary.edu/hours

Timeline photos 04/14/2022

As we prepare to celebrate Easter, explore current scholarship with Dale C. Allison's The Resurrection of Jesus:

http://ow.ly/ibgZ50IJb5u

Or explore a more complete list of resources on the resurrection:

http://ow.ly/xCtb50IJb5v

Timeline photos 04/13/2022

Keep up with the latest theology, ministry, and counseling journals with the Library's Latest Journals Guide!

You can browse new issues and learn how to customize and create your own email RSS and email alerts for the titles you're most interested in:

http://ow.ly/84Tv50IJ5ZL

Timeline photos 04/05/2022

How do I pick the best biblical commentaries? How do I find journal articles on a passage? This workshop will equip you to use the key resources.

Join us in person TOMORROW (4/5/22) at 10 AM:

http://ow.ly/zJNV50IlcCi

Buswell Bulletin: Book Highlights – March 2022 | The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library 04/04/2022

Buswell Bulletin: Book Highlights – March 2022 | The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library

Check out part two of the Buswell Library's new monthly "Buswell Bulletin"!

Part two highlights new book titles in the Library:

http://ow.ly/vSmh50IAazI

Buswell Bulletin: Book Highlights – March 2022 | The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library Each month we highlight recently acquired books that are of particular interest or importance. (Inclusion on this list is not an endorsement.)

Earliest mention of 'Yahweh' found in archaeological dump 03/31/2022

Earliest mention of 'Yahweh' found in archaeological dump

An interesting new bit of archaeological evidence relating to the covenant name of God in the Hebrew Bible:
http://ow.ly/65HO50IxrUz

Earliest mention of 'Yahweh' found in archaeological dump (RNS) — The artifact, less than 1 inch in length and width, and known as a curse tablet, may spur renewed debate on the dating of biblical events, especially those told in the Book of Exodus.

Timeline photos 03/29/2022

How do I pick the best biblical commentaries? How do I find journal articles on a passage? This workshop will equip you to use the key resources.

Join us in person April 5 or 7 at 10 AM or online April 7 at 7 PM CST:

http://ow.ly/zJNV50IlcCi

Buswell Bulletin: Journal Articles – March 2022 | The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library 03/29/2022

Buswell Bulletin: Journal Articles – March 2022 | The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library

Keep up to date with new journal articles available through the Library with the Buswell Bulletin:

http://ow.ly/lSoE50Iv8fl

The Buswell Bulletin is a list of relevant journal articles and access options, curated by Covenant's librarians!

Buswell Bulletin: Journal Articles – March 2022 | The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library Covenant’s librarians keep an eye on the new journal issues coming into the library and then each month we highlight recent articles and reviews that strike us as interesting and/or important to the scholarly conversation. (Inclusion on this list is not an endorsement.) Linked items marked “Open...

Timeline photos 03/18/2022

We hope everyone gets some rest and relaxation over spring break! If catching up on your assignments is what relaxes you, the library will be open 9 AM - 5 PM, Mon - Fri next week.

See our full schedule here:

http://ow.ly/Kw1B50InbyE

Timeline photos 03/16/2022

How do I pick the best biblical commentaries? How do I find journal articles on a passage? This workshop will equip you to use the key resources.

Join us in person April 5 or 7 at 10 AM or online April 7 at 7 PM CST:

http://ow.ly/zJNV50IlcCi

Photos from J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library (Covenant Seminary)'s post 03/08/2022

Both prayer and writing begin with stillness, focus, and time. Practice both with this guide to writing prayers from The Scribe Writing Center.

Come over to the Library and pick up a copy! (And don't miss the book recommendations in the back!)

New Library Website - #5 - Collections & Services 03/07/2022

New Library Website - #5 - Collections & Services

Want to see all that the Library has to offer? Find out where you can discover details on the Library's collections and services on our new website:

http://ow.ly/PbB850IcjLx

New Library Website - #5 - Collections & Services The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library has a new website. In this video we check out how to get more information about the Library's collections and services.Musi...

New Library Website - #4 - Guides & Help Tab 03/05/2022

New Library Website - #4 - Guides & Help Tab

Discover how our Library Guides can help you research! Check out this quick video about the Guides and Help tab on the Library's new website:

http://ow.ly/je5h50IamGc

New Library Website - #4 - Guides & Help Tab The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library has a new website. In this video we introduce the new Guides & Help tab where you can locate research and writing guides an...

New Library Website - #3 - Journal Finder Tab 03/04/2022

New Library Website - #3 - Journal Finder Tab

Looking to see if we have a specific journal title in our collection? Learn how to use the Journal Finder tab on the Library's new website:

http://ow.ly/Bu4r50IalQo

New Library Website - #3 - Journal Finder Tab The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library has a new website. In this video we introduce the new Journal Finder tab where you can check the Library's journal holdings...

New Library Website - #2 - Articles/Databases Tab 03/03/2022

New Library Website - #2 - Articles/Databases Tab

Take a minute (no really, literally 60 seconds) to get familiar with the Articles/Databases tab on the Library's new website:

http://ow.ly/sNzr50I9ewC

New Library Website - #2 - Articles/Databases Tab The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library has a new website. In this video we introduce the new Articles/Databases tab. Get access to around 60 different research da...

New Library Website - #1 - Library Catalog Tab 03/02/2022

New Library Website - #1 - Library Catalog Tab

A new website brings with it a little bit of a learning curve.

Check out this tutorial on the new Library Catalog tab, which gives you access to the print and e-book collections, reference materials, and your library account:

http://ow.ly/r41h50I8yQV

New Library Website - #1 - Library Catalog Tab The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library has a new website. In this video we introduce the new Library Catalog tab, which gives you access to the Library's print an...

The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library 03/01/2022

The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library

The Buswell Library website has a new look!

The new site streamlines the search process and helps you locate all the resources you need...and it looks GREAT!

http://ow.ly/JFP750I7wSr

The J. Oliver Buswell Jr. Library Search our library Library Catalog Advanced Search Or Search: MOBIUS WorldCat E-Books Digital Archive See Also: Reserves Online Reference View Account / Renew Articles / Databases The Quick Article Search provides results from several of the Library’s major databases. For more precise results, cho...

Timeline photos 02/24/2022

Buswell Library will be closed today (2/24) due to inclement weather. You can reach your librarians via email or through the chat:

https://www.covenantseminary.edu/library/ask-a-librarian/

Timeline photos 02/22/2022

Check out the most recent additions to the Library's collection! Stop by and check some out or browse one of the E-Books:

http://ow.ly/YhPc50I1Bl4

Timeline photos 02/18/2022

There's no better way to celebrate than by reading Black authors!

Check out our guide featuring a range of titles on African American religious history, Black theology, racial reconciliation, and diversity in the church:

http://ow.ly/joeC50HXOSw

Everybody Loves Bavinck 02/17/2022

Everybody Loves Bavinck

If Covenant Theological Seminary students haven't gotten enough of Bavinck in class, they can stop by the Library and see what all the buzz is about: https://tinyurl.com/2x5acu7w

Everybody Loves Bavinck How a Dutch neo-Calvinist thinker became the latest Christian theologian-du-jour.

Timeline photos 02/17/2022

Due to the forecasted inclement weather, the Library will be closing at 1 PM today.

You can contact a librarian this afternoon by chat or email:

http://ow.ly/FP1N50HXO28

Timeline photos 02/16/2022

The books in our physical collection are available to ALL our students, including online or hybrid students living outside the St. Louis area.

Our Digital Loan program allows you to request digital access to books in our print collection. Get details and instructions here: http://ow.ly/tKCh50HWP23

Timeline photos 02/15/2022

In celebration of , the Library is featuring a range of titles by Black authors on the themes of African American religious history, Black theology, racial reconciliation, and diversity in the church.

Check out our display in the circulation area, as well as our online Library Guide: http://ow.ly/NjiC50HV6zt

Timeline photos 01/14/2022

The Library will be closed on Monday, January 17th in observation of MLK Day.

Timeline photos 11/30/2021

In this new title, O. Alan Noble explores what it means to confess with the Heidelberg Catechism that,

"I am not my own, but belong with body and soul, both in life and in death, to my faithful Savior Jesus Christ."

Checkout the e-book today: http://ow.ly/ypkm50H0ioa

Timeline photos 11/23/2021

A diverse group of Calvin scholars have produced this excellent new handbook on Calvin and Calvinism for Oxford University Press - ELT. You can pick it up on the new book shelf today!

http://ow.ly/bcRu50GUMJV

Timeline photos 11/18/2021

A new issue of The Common Table, Covenant Theological Seminary's student magazine, is out now!

Come grab a free copy in the reference area of the library.

Timeline photos 11/16/2021

Check out the most recent acquisitions of the Buswell Library, including print and e-book titles from David Calhoun, Doug Moo, N. T. Wright, and many more!

http://ow.ly/TO8S50GP6Vz

Timeline photos 11/12/2021

What difference does consulting peer-reviewed scholarship make to your own research? This workshop will help to improve the quality of your research projects through a better understanding of the production of scholarly sources.

Go here to put it on your calendar:

http://ow.ly/tRBj50GIYm2

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Don't forget! Your librarians are available to answer questions through online chat: https://www.covenantseminary.edu/li...
Hey Covenant Theological Seminary students, good luck with your finals! Wish we could help you prepare in person!#finals...
We know, the days have all blended together. But today is MONDAY, and it's the last week of regular classes! Next up...F...
Andrew Stout, your Access Services Librarian, checks in to talk books and make sure you know about the Virtual Reserve S...
Spring classes start today! We've been putting all your textbooks on course reserve at the front desk. Stop the library ...
It's our first post of 2020! If it's not too late, our namesake J. Oliver Buswell would like to wish you a Happy New Yea...
So you thought Covenant Theological Seminary professor MIchael Goheen had said all there was to say on missional theolog...
Mark your calendars for October 23rd! #poetry #poetrycommunity #writing #writingcommunity
The library will be closed July 4th and 5th. Enjoy your holiday, and stop by today and tomorrow for your weekend reading...

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St. Louis, MO
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