Category: Workshops

New Page with our Fall 2020 Workshops

The School of Theology Library has launched a new page (Fall 2020 Workshop Recordings) with recordings of all the instructional portions of workshops in our Library Essentials series during Fall 2020! If you are unable to attend our live Fall 2020 workshops at 1pm on Fridays via Zoom (view our schedule and register for workshops […]

Zoom Workshop: Writing Research Papers

Join Archivist and Preservation Librarian Kara Jackman for the Theology Library’s workshop on Writing Research Papers. Participants will learn to develop a topic and brainstorm, identify needed evidence to advance a thesis, discern between primary and secondary sources, create outlines and mind maps, and write a organized, persuasive research paper.

Zoom Workshop: Finding E-Books

Join Sean Smith, Outreach and Public Services Librarian, as he shows students how to search for e-books in BU Libraries Search, through repositories made available during the pandemic, and how to place scan requests for items that are not available as e-books.

COVID-19 Response

The School of Theology Library has developed contingency plans to ensure we continue to provide effective support for the School of Theology community with the outbreak of COVID-19. This page provides information for our key communities on effects to library operations, implementation of document delivery, and any other necessary information. Please view our response webpage […]

Grammarly Workshop on Friday, January 31st at 1pm

On Friday, January 31st, the School of Theology Library is offering a workshop on using Grammarly, a grammar checker software. This workshop will be held at 1pm in the library’s instruction room (209) from 1-1:30pm. View more information about School of Theology Library workshops here.

First Paper Friday: Friday, September 20th (12-3pm)

We are excited to announce that FIRST PAPER FRIDAY will be held from 12-3pm on Friday, September 20th in the library’s Instruction Room (209). It is around the time your first paper of seminary is due, and we host all of our beginning workshops in a row, from research methods, to finding books and articles, […]

Final Paper Friday, November 9th from 12-3pm

Back by popular demand! Our First Paper Friday was a great success, so we will host a repeat titled Final Paper Friday! We will host workshops on research methods, finding books and articles, evaluating resources, and plagiarism. Stay for one or all of our workshops to get on solid footing before you begin writing your final […]

Library Open House & Breakfast: September 7th, 10am-2pm

On September 7th, 10am-2pm, the Theology Library is hosting an open house for new students at STH. It is definitely going to be worth your while to get up that morning and stop by campus! We will have a delicious breakfast (generously funded by the STH Admission’s Office), games, socializing, tours, and librarians will be […]

RefWorks Workshop on 2/28/2018 Postponed

Unfortunately, due to illness, we have to postpone our Wednesday Workshop on February 28th on using RefWorks. For rescheduling information, reach out to Head Librarian Amy Limpitlaw ( Thank you for understanding!