Our Collections

FindIt@Flinders

Adelaide Theological Library shares the online library catalogue of Flinders University Library. Resources at Adelaide Theological Library may be shelved in one of several areas or collections. The online catalogue will indicate this collection as a subset of the location.

Theology Collection Access Loan Period
Theology – Main, Brooklyn Park
(post 1960s publications-mostly books)
Open access 4 week loan
Theology – Stacks
(pre 1960 publications-shelved on lower level)
Ask staff 4 week loan
Theology – Reference
(Encyclopedia, dictionaries, directories, etc., shelved in library reception)
Open access Not for loan
Theology – Reserve Collection
(Items required for current ACD topics, shelved in library reception)
Open access Not for loan
Theology – 7 Day
(Items required for current ACD topics, interfiled with Reserve Collection in library reception)
Open access 7 day loan for faculty and students
Theology – Periodicals
(Current and recent journals, newspapers, etc. displayed and shelved at front of the Main Collection)
Open access 7 day loan for faculty and students
Theology – Periodicals, Book Loan
(Journals shelved with books in the Main Collection)
Open access 4 week loan
Theology – Periodical Stacks
(Older journals-generally pre 1990 publication-shelved on lower level)
Ask Staff 7 day loan for faculty and students
Theology – Kid’s Collection
(Picture books shelved at front of the Main Collection)
Open access 4 week loan
Theology – Hymnbook Collection
(Largely protestant hymnals, hymnology shelved at rear of Main Collection)
Open access 4 week loan
Theology – Rare Books
(pre 1850 books shelved in separate room off passage running south of the Main Collection)
Ask staff Not for loan
Theology – Workroom
(CD-ROM, some videos shelved in staff area)
Ask staff Variable