The mission of the Library is "To connect individuals to information, knowledge, and thought, and support their development as competent, ethical learners and leaders.
As a part of this weekend’s homecoming events, the library is hosting a presentation by Dr. Song Nai Rhee, NCU academic dean emeritus, on his recently published book Beautiful as the Rainbow. Starting at 4:30 this Friday, Oct 10, in the Kellenberger library, Dr. Rhee will talk about his book, show some slides, and be available to sign copies following. Copies will be available for purchase as well. Come hear about this fascinating tale of grace and strength in the face of oppression and politics.
The library will close at 3:30 on Friday, October 10 to prepare for this event.
If you are coming in to the library to print or make copies, be sure to purchase your copy card first! Cards are available at the library circulation desk.
Kellenberger Library Summer Hours shifting to Academic Year hours
Academic year hours are 8 AM - 10 PM Monday through Thursday, and 8 AM - 5 PM on Fridays. Sunday hours are 3 PM - 8 PM.
The Kellenberger Library is home to over 74,000 books and media, including special collections of rare bibles, hymnbooks, denominational materials relating to the Disciples of Christ, the William E. Paul collection of English-language bibles, the Kendall collection of children's literature, and many other useful books, CDs, DVDs, and other specialty items. An array of online resources (ebooks, full-text and citation journal articles, newspapers, etc.) support all areas of the curriculum. The friendly staff love to help people solve their information needs.
The library first opened its doors in 1895 with the establishment of the school's predecessor institution, Eugene Divinity School. The present library building, which was opened in 1957, was remodeled in 1995 and provides facilities for research, technology and study in a comfortable "living room" atmosphere.