Category: New Services

Revamped Website!

The School of Theology Library has updated its website! In April, Boston University introduced a new framework for websites that incorporates best practices for website building and allows for easier, more responsive use no matter what device being used: phone, tablet, laptop, or PC. The staff of the School of Theology Library decided that we […]

Database on Trial: Twentieth Century Religious Thought

We have a new database on trial through June 20, 2016: Twentieth Century Religious Thought, volume 1 on Christianity and volume 2 on Islam. From the database website, the Twentieth Century Religious Thought database is a “multivolume, cross-searchable online collection that brings together the seminal works and archival materials related to worldwide religious thinkers, from […]

Group Study Space during Finals!

The School of Theology Library is proud to provide Group Study Space for use by School of Theology students between April 25th and May 7th in our library’s conference room (202A)! Sign up in person at the STH Library circulation desk- you will hand a supervisor your BU ID to make sure you are a […]

MyPrint Printing has just become easier!

Printing via MyPrint has now become easier at the School of Theology Library! When printing from our public computers at the STH Library, you no longer need to manually add the STH MyPrint Printer each time you log in. In the list of printers, “STH – Theology Double Sided” or “STH – Theology  Single Sided” […]

New! Circulation Desk Printer

BU Students, Staff, and Faculty can now send their MyPrint print jobs to the School of Theology Library Circulation Desk! Simply choose “sthlib-ds” for double-sided printing or “sthlib-ss” for single-sided printing. Please see for more information on how BU’s MyPrint works.    

BTI cards

You must get your BTI card from the Circulation Desk at the Theology Library before heading to another BTI library. If you do not have this card, you will be sent back to BU to get it.  All BTI card users must register at the other BTI library between the hours of 9-5 Monday through […]

New Scanner Now Available!

The new scanner is now available across from the old one in the Microfilm viewing area, near the Oversized stacks.  Please stop by and make use of this wonderful new resource.  Scanning will be limited to 100 pages. Please limit your time to 30 minutes so other patrons can make use of these scanners.

New databases available to BU Alums!

The BU Libraries are pleased to announce that BU alumni now have increased access to many electronic resources including ebooks and full text journal articles. To access these resources, alumni should visit the Alumni Services webpage on the Library’s website. Databases now available to BU alumni include JSTOR, Project Muse, and EBSCO’s Business Source, among […]

Graduate loan periods

The loan period for graduate student loans is now 133 days, rather than 28 days.  Loans prior to August 28th remain at 28 days unless renewed. You may renew books twice online (unless an item is recalled or overdue) prior to bringing them back to the library.