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Library Catalog, Databases & Other Resources

Search The Stitt Library Catalog

Search for books and journals in Stitt Library using our online catalog. Attention: The library catalog will be unavailable August 4-5, 2014 for a scheduled upgrade.

Explore Our e-books

e-books can be found in a couple of ways:

e-books via EBSCOhost

Search for e-books using EBSCO's eBook Collection database. Searches approximately 141,000 e-book titles.

If you are off campus, log into the portal, select the Library Online Resources tab and look under e-books.

e-books via the Library Catalog

To find e-books in the catalog search for "Electronic Books" within the "subjects browse" or the "subjects keyword" field. Searches approximately 300 E-book titles.

e-books via Other Sources

We also have several e-books in our catalog from the Christian Classics Ethereal Library (http://www.ccel.org/), a digital collection of classic Christian books for education.

More e-books are also available through Credo and Oxford Bible Studies, go to the Library Online Resources tab in the portal

Using e-books

You can find detailed information on finding, downloading, and using e-books on our e-Books FAQ.  

To see a listing of titles available as e-books, check out these two lists: 

Explore Our Databases

Stitt Library provides access to subscription databases for Austin Seminary students, faculty and staff. All of these databases can be accessed from on-campus computers without a password.

ATLA Religion Database and Other EBSCO Databases

Note: Off-campus users should use this link instead. Off-campus access requires a password -- please contact the public services librarian for logon information.

Other Subscription Databases:

These databases require IP-authentication while on-campus, or a username and password off-campus. Please contact the public services librarian with questions about accessing these databases.

TexShare (including Gale and HeritageQuest Online):


Free Online Databases

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
Teacher Reference Center

View Electronic Journals


This tool provides a searchable list of journals and other full-text resources available through Stitt Library. Click on the "About this Site" tab within the EBSCO A-to-Z interface for more information on using this tool. Please contact the public services librarian with any questions.


Electronic Journals List 

The Stitt Library has online access to the following journals on campus. Note that many have full-text embargos so only tables of content and perhaps abstracts will be given for more recent issues. Some require additional logon authorization even on campus. Please contact the public services librarian for more information.


Directory of Open Access Journals 

In addition to the journal titles to which the Library has on-campus access through subscriptions, there are 95 full-text Philosophy and Religion titles available through the Directory of Open Access Journals. [Access is available both on and off campus.]  

See Other Resources

Theological Web Resources

Stitt Library Subject Guides, Bibliographies, and Pathfinders

Other Libraries

Booher Library
Seminary of the Southwest

University of Texas Libararies
The University of Texas

Scarborough-Phillips Library
St. Edwards University

Church or Denominational Resources

Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)

Catholic Web Resources

The United Methodist Church

Judaism & Jewish Resources

Encounter Scripture
Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary Professor John Alsup's site for dialog with pastors about meaning in scripture.

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