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Alum Resources: Home


While you are no longer a student, the library will continue to provide support and resources for your ministry.  Please feel free to contact the Circulation Desk 314-505-7030 or Donna Church at 314-505-7034 or via email at

Books and Research Support

You can obtain a library card as an alum and check out items including important vocational materials from our collection.   We are also happy to ship items to you if they are not easily accessible in another way.  

Along with access to our collection, the library is happy to provide research support for your ministry whether you are looking for an Encyclopedia entry or doing more in-depth research on a key issue in your congregation, we want to help.  We can provide scans, books, and links to valuable resources

The logos below provide links to freely available research tools that can help you to identify relevant resources.  The library is happy to help with using these tools and navigating how to obtain materials.



You are an alum!


As an alum, you do have access to the ATLA database.  For the link to this e-resource and the login information, please send an email to Donna Church ( to request access.   

Additional databases are available for in house use if you are located close to the library.  

You may also want to check our Open Access research guide where we keep a list of relevant resources that are freely available online.