San Jose Library Services

Welcome to the library at Western Seminary San Jose! Students at San Jose enjoy access to all of the Western Seminary Library electronic databases and resources, as well as a local print collection of about 4,000 books. The library is located in the Student Resource Center (SRC). For assistance or more information, please contact us at 408.356.6889 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

San Jose Library Search

SEARCH THE SAN JOSE LIBRARY

The above search will allow you to explore the print books available here at the San Jose campus. 

Primo Library Search

A Primo search provides metasearching (“one-stop shopping”) for electronic resources (books, articles, videos, etc.) well as print books in the Portland campus library. You may also access a specific database below to take advantage of specialized search features, such as the "Scripture Search" in the ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials.

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Research Databases

Research databases contain searchable collections of professional and published content like journal articles. Information distributed through such databases has been reviewed by experts and originates from reliable, accurate, and authoritative sources as compared to internet searches. Searches may yield a citation, abstract, or full text.

When you login, use your SIS credentials. Also, make sure to add @westernseminary.edu to the end of your username like this: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Other Resources

  • Helpful Internet Resources
    Explore these useful resources freely available on the web.
  • Local Libraries
    Many students find using an academic or public library closer to home more convenient for their studies. Here you will find a list of libraries around the Sacramento and San Jose areas.
  • Interlibrary Loan Request
    Request a book or article from one of our partner libraries and pick it up at your campus library.