Northern Students

Book Search

The Online Catalog: to find books in Northern’s library;
If you prefer the “Classic” version of the Online Catalog, CLICK HERE.

Books on Reserve: books on reserve for your classes;

I-Share: to find books in the 86 I-Share libraries in Illinois;
An I-Share online request is the quickest way to get books from other libraries.

WorldCat: to find books in libraries around the world;
Place online requests in WorldCat only if the same title cannot be found in I-Share.

D.Min. Theses: locate theses in our library and other libraries;

eBooks: CLICK HERE to search Northern Seminary’s eBook collection; CLICK HERE for instructions on how to access the seminary’s eBook collection;

Google Books: to search the contents of millions of online books;

HathiTrust Digital Library: to search millions of books partially or fully provided by a consortium of worldwide academic institutions;

Christian Classics: to search historical Christian texts.

Do you need assistance locating library resources?

Call the front desk at (630) 620-2156 or email the library at