Gordon-Conwell libraries are committed to ensure the health and safety of all members of the seminary community. Librarians are actively monitoring the situation around coronavirus (COVID-19). The latest seminary guidance for students, faculty, and staff is available on the GCTS COVID-19 website.
Counseling & Psychology:
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(ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials PLUS, Christian Periodical Index, Index to Jewish Periodicals, New Testament Abstracts, and Old Testament Abstracts)
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Journal Title Search
Search the WorldCat Discovery catalog for print and electronic periodicals/journals by Title or ISSN #
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses:
Jump to ProQuest D&T Global
(From 1861 to the present day together with over a million full text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format)
Theological Research Exchange Network (TREN):
Jump to TREN Search
(Over 10,000 theological thesis/dissertation titles representing research from as many as 70 different institutions)
Open Access Collections
Counseling & Psychology
Search Videos in Counseling & Therapy:
Jump to Counseling & Therapy in Video Series
(This series contains more than 2,500 hours of footage from actual therapy sessions, training videos, and reenactments conducted by renowned counseling professionals)
Bible Study & Ministry
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(Over 15,000 Bible study and family-friendly videos from over 250 top Christian publishers and ministries)
Gordon-Conwell Libraries and the Digital Theological Library (DTL) use EZProxy to authenticate users for access to licensed online resources.
Use this guide to view instruction on what credentials to use when prompted by either EZproxy page.
Due to the current COVID-Virus 19 pandemic, physical access to the Bruce Jackson Memorial Library at the Boston campus may be severely limited. (If the building is closed, then the library is closed). For the latest information, please check the seminary’s website and your e-mail.
If a student needs a personal reference consultation via ZOOM, please e-mail a request to firstname.lastname@example.org. The Library Director will send a ZOOM invite back to the student.
If you have a reference questions while the library is closed, please send your question to email@example.com. The Library Director will be monitoring this e-mail address during normal regular library hours (Monday through Friday: 10 AM-6 PM.). Response time will be no more than 1 business day.
Library’s home page including access to OPAC (On-line Public Access Catalog) is available at https://library.gordonconwell.edu
Access to e-books including DTL (Digital Theological Library) and full-texts of journal articles is available via the OPAC.
At this time physical library usage is not permitted. Stay tune for procedures regarding the check-in and checkout of materials.
Access to physical books and journal articles is still available from the Goddard Library at the Hamilton campus. If you need a scan of a journal article and you know that the library owns the article, please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org and supply the required citation. The library will scan the article and send it to your e-mail.
Access to your library account (renewing of books) is available through the library’s website under the Account tab. Supply your username and Gordon-Conwell password and the system will display a list of your checked-out materials. Renew the items and make sure that you sign out of the system.