Archives

Elder certification. Click to view a larger version.

Elder certification. Click to view a larger version.

Hours

Please call or email to schedule an appointment before your visit.

617-353-1323 — sthrsrch@bu.edu

Monday 10:30AM-4:30PM
Tuesday 10:30AM-4:30PM
Wednesday 10:30AM-4:30PM
Thursday 1:00PM-8:00PM
Friday 10:30AM-4:30PM
Saturday and Sunday CLOSED

Location

745 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA

We are located at the corner of St. Mary’s Street and Commonwealth Avenue, right by the BU Central stop on the MBTA Green (B) Line.

Mission

Archives holdingsThe School of Theology Archives collects, preserves and provides access to records of historical value created by the New England Conference of the United Methodist Church and the Boston University School of Theology. The New England Conference Collections contain Local Church Records, Conference Records, conference journals and other publications. The School of Theology Collections contain records of the administrative offices, organizations and institutes. We also hold personal papers and artifact collections donated by prominent New England Methodists and STH faculty members. Records exist in a variety of different formats including documents, photographs, audio and moving image recordings, artworks and artifacts.

Research Requests

For further information on access, or to make an appointment to visit the archives, please email us at sthrsrch@bu.edu or call (617) 353-1323.