Library Orientation is provided to new students on Orientation Day. Information Literacy and Research Strategy sessions are conducted in conjunction with the Writing and Research Skills course.
Student ID Cards
Student ID cards serve as library cards and are recognized by Carolinas Theological library Consortium libraries as well. Online students also have access to the library catalog and may borrow books by requesting them via email or phone. Holds may be placed on books that are checked out to others.
Reference service is available when the librarian is on duty and may be conducted in person, by phone, or email.
Class reserves are located behind the circulation counter. Loan periods are determined by the individual faculty members.Online students have access to the library through Moodle and may contact us for reference help. Longer loan periods are provided for remote students to allow time for mail delivery.
Photocopiers and Printers
The photocopier and printers are near the front desk. The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. The person using this equipment is responsible for any infringement.
Books and articles from journals not owned by the library can be requested by interlibrary loan. This service is available for $5.00 per transaction for local students. Please fill out the proper request forms for books and for periodicals completely and accurately. Online students should use their local public libraries for interlibrary loans.
Jamison Library is prominently located, well lighted, and provides ample study facilities for students. The library is wheelchair accessible, and library staff are available to assist in retrieving books from upper shelves. Restrooms are located in the wing.
The wireless network permits access to the library from anywhere in the building. Remote access is available through the SES website.
Private study carrels are available to doctoral students.
Jamison Library is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 6:30 P.M. when classes are in session. Between sessions the library closes at 5:00 P.M. The library is closed for holidays.
Need to contact the librarian?
Phone: 704-847-5600 ext. 208
Southern Evangelical Seminary
3000 Tilley Morris Road
Matthews, NC 28105