Feehan Memorial Library & McEssy Theological Resource Center
Recognized as one of the 250 world’s greatest libraries by the American Library Association, the Feehan Memorial Library and McEssy Theological Resource Center contains over 200,000 volumes. Its notable collections include patristics, canon law, scripture, systematic theology, and church history.
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January 12 2015
Library provides on-line access to the New York Times
The library is excited to announce online access to The New York Times.
The NYTimes is now available to the USML community through our Academic subscription. The Academic License provides students, faculty and staff full access to NYTimes.com and NYTimes mobile smartphone apps.
December 01 2014
Library trial of Mango Languages online learning system
The library is providing trial access to Mango Languages online learning system. Mango provides conversational and grammar instruction. The site offers access to 68 languages, including New Testament Greek, Biblical Hebrew, and Religious and Scholarly Latin. For more information go to the library's Language Learning webpage.
September 03 2014
Vatican Library Official Visits Feehan Library
Vatican Library Official Visits Feehan Library. Dr. Eleanora Giampiccolo, director of the Numismatics Department at the Vatican Library, visited the Feehan Library on August 14. Dr. Giampiccolo consulted on the collections of papal state coins, bulla seals, and other coins and medals acquired by Cardinal Mundelein and his successors.
September 02 2014
Library trial of Rosetta Stone Language Learning Suite
The libraries trial access to the software Rosetta Stone Language Learning Suite has ended. The suite provides 30 languages for interactive language learning. The library will determine if the usage and product reviews are sufficient for continued access.
May 27 2014
Library Adds Theology and Latin Databases
The Library now provides access to two Brepols Databases:
Index Religiosus: the international bibliography of theology, religious studies, and church history.
Library of Latin Texts Complete (LLT Series A and B): cross-searchable databases of texts from the beginning of Latin literature (Livius Andronicus, 240 BC) through to the texts of the Second Vatican Council.
You can access these databases from our Electronic Resource page under Databases and click through to the database you desire.
May 19 2014
Library Installs Scannx Book ScanCenter
The Scannx Book ScanCenters are now available for use in the Feehan Library Current Periodicals Room and the McEssy Center Gallery.