The Booher Library supports Seminary of the Southwest students, faculty and staff by providing access to electronic resources for research. These resources are readily available on campus, but require a username and password for off campus access. Please contact a librarian for assistance. Visitors and guests may use electronic resources in the library during regular library hours.
We are continually working to improve access to library resources for our alum. This portal will take you to the resources that are available to you by simply entering the username and password. If you don’t know it, please contact a librarian.
A-to-Z Journal Service
A-to-Z is a comprehensive listing of every online journal title available in the ATLAS and EBSCO Databases, the Electronic Journal Service and the cataloged print journals available in the Booher Library.
ATLAS Index and EBSCO Databases
This is a large set of databases covering several subject areas on the EBSCO platform. It includes ATLAS (American Theological Library Association Serials) – an online full-text collection of major religion and theology journals, and many of the databases we receive through TexShare (see the link below).
JSTOR Religion & Theology Collection
The JSTOR Religion & Theology Collection covers the history and philosophy of religious thought spanning traditions, periods, and critical approaches. The collection contains more than 80 titles, drawn exclusively from existing JSTOR Arts & Sciences collections. It supports religious studies research as well as scholarship in archaeology, literature, philosophy, and more.
PsycArticles is a robust database offering complete access to the full text of more than 100 landmark journals in behavioral science and related fields ranging from education, to nursing, to business, to neuroscience.
Updated monthly, PsycBooks is an extensive collection of peer-reviewed books that provides students, researchers, and educators access to high-quality publications in psychology and related fields. PsycBooks includes the newest scholarly and professional books published by APA including reference works from the APA Handbooks in Psychology® Series that delve deep into specific subfields within psychology.
Cambridge Histories Online
The Cambridge Histories series include more than 300 volumes, grouped into topics to search and browse through an array of historical subject areas.
Oxford Handbooks Online – Religion
Oxford Handbooks Online – Psychology
In Oxford Handbooks Online, the world’s leading scholars write review essays that evaluate the current thinking in a field of study and suggest its future direction. Guided tour and live demonstrations.
Oxford Reference Online – eBooks
List of SSW Oxford Reference eBook titles
Created from Oxford’s award-winning print scholarly reference sets, these e-reference resources are fully searchable with remote access available anytime, anywhere.
We are afforded a large collection of databases by being a participating member of TexShare, a consortium of libraries administered by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. Find here a complete listing of TexShare databases.
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To set up your trial account, please use your SSW email for your username, create your own password, and use “mangolovesme” as your library card number.