Northern Students

Northern Seminary Library

Welcome to the Northern Seminary Library!

Here you will find all of the tools you need to find the best research resources available.

Library Hours:
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays 8:30 AM – 10:00 PM
Wednesdays, Fridays 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Holidays Observed by Seminary CLOSED

Note: Library hours could change based on the needs of our students, especially at the end of each quarter.

Below are some of the most important tools for students doing research at Northern:

Book Search – Contains links to “book” search tools for students
Journal Articles  – Contains links to “journal” search tools for students
Other Online Resources  – an internal page containing links to additional OL resources
Other Libraries  – an internal page containing information about partner libraries


If you need help with using any of these tools:

– Call the Circulation Desk at (630) 620-2156. You can leave a voice message when the library is closed.

– You can also email the library at

– If you need to return a book while the library is closed, there is an outside book drop accessible 24 hours a day. There is also an inside book drop on the Lower Level.

Please do not hesitate to contact the Director of the Library, Rena Baker, at (630) 620-2115 or by emailing


To find the library on campus:

The Library is on the Lower Level (LL).  There are also study rooms, restrooms and meeting rooms on this level.

Please address all library correspondence to:

Northern Seminary Library
410 Warrenville Road
Lisle, IL 60532