Links 2 (Especially Books and Library Catalogs)

On this page (Links 2):

Library Catalogs
Online Sources of Texts

Library Catalogs (not updated with current URLs since 2009)

Biblical Studies on the Web
Libdex, The Library Index
GABRIEL: The European Library, searches the content of European national libraries
NCSU Libraries: Joint catalog of NCSU, Duke, NCCU, UNC
Boston University School of Theology’s list of theological libraries (Boston area consortium & other theological libraries)
The Libraries of the Southeastern Pennsylvania Theological Library Association (SEPTLA) hold over 2,000,000 volumes in theology and related disciplines and are located in eastern Pennsylvania and central New Jersey.
SEPTLA libraries (South-East Pennsylvania Theological Library Assoc.), list of 13 member libraries and links to online catalogs for most of them (this consortium actually includes all of Eastern Penn. and central NJ, though it began in the Philadelphia area, thus the name “SE…”); holdings are over 2 million volumes of theological and biblical studies and related disciplines. A few of the SEPTLA libraries whose catalogs I use frequently are also listed below, flagged with *.
Baptist Bible College and Seminary* (Clarks Summit, PA)
Westminster Theological Seminary Library*
Princeton Theological Seminary Library*
Lancaster Theological Seminary Library*
Luther Seminary Library, St. Paul, MN
Dallas Theological Seminary
The Masters Seminary Library
Calvin College and Seminary
Asbury Theological Seminary
Duke Univ. Libraries
Calvary Bapt. Theol. Seminary* (Lansdale, PA)
Central Baptist Seminary of Virginia Beach (library is not large, though they are one of the libraries that has a copy of my dissertation if you’re looking for somewhere to borrow a copy via ILL–I’m sure that your numbers are legion!  🙂  Of course now you can buy thebook.
Palmer Theological Seminary (formerly Eastern Baptist Seminary)*
Evangelical Theological Seminary* (Myerstown, PA)
Library of Congress Home Page
Lib/Congress Search etc.
Marywood Univ. (Scranton)
OhioLINK Library Catalogs
Penn State Lib
Brandeis Univ.
Andrews Univ lib cat
Cornerstone/GRBS lib
Cambridge University Library
UK libraries (index of all UK library links)
UnCover Web (search engine for journal articles; search free; article delivery for fee)
BritishLibrary catalog

ABZU: GUIDE TO RESOURCES FOR THE STUDY OF THE ANCIENT NEAR EAST AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET, A project and publication of  The Research Archives of the Oriental Institute, Chicago (Charles E. Jones)

Books & Dissertations [See book price comparison sites below] Books (or their British or German sites)
Barnes & Noble
CBD Books (Christian Book Distributers)
Dove Booksellers
Westminster Seminary Bookstore
Buch+Medien Online (lists all German books in print)
Contentville” Dissertations (UMI search & ordering service)
ProQuest/UMI: Dissertation Services
TREN (Theological Research and Exchange Network)

Online Sources of Texts

Christian Classics Ethereal Library
On-Line Books Page
Project Gutenberg
Project Wittenberg (
home to works by and about Martin Luther and other Lutherans)

Price Comparison Book Buying Services 

(See below for other price comparison services.) (This seems to be one of the best of such services and is the one I usually try first. They will search for new or used books.)
BookFinder4U (A new book finder/price comparison service, both new and/or used; seems fast; haven’t used it much yet, but I’ll keep an eye on it or a while as I run book searches.)
BookFinder ( This site will search for used books as well as new ones.)
Alibris book search