Located on the 3rd floor of Emmanuel College, of Victoria University (in the University of Toronto), the Emmanuel Library contains approximately 80,000 items. It contains books, journals, pamphlets, multimedia and electronic resources, which support the theology degree programs of Emmanuel College. The collection is particularly strong in the areas of Bible, History of Christianity, Worship, Pastoral Studies, Preaching, Christian Education, Hymnology, Methodism, Wesleyana, the United Church of Canada, and the World Council of Churches.

Special Collections include Wesleyana, Peter Jones, James Evans and many others.

The Collection is arranged by Library of Congress classification numbers. Each item is catalogued in UTCat, the University of Toronto Library catalogue. Each item, in addition to having a Library of Congress call number, will have a location code indicating the item's location and circulation status (i.e., whether you can borrow it). Locations for the Emmanuel Library collections are as follows:

Location of Our Materials

Location Code Location in Library Borrowing Allowed?
*Retrieval times: 10:00 am, 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm. (Monday to Friday only)
Stacks A–BT 87     First floor
BT 88–Z     Second floor
Yes
Course Reserves Ask at Loan Services Desk Yes
Periodical Stacks Second Floor No
Reference First Floor No
Pamphlets Second Floor Yes
Oversize Second Floor Yes
Storage Ask at Loan Services Desk
(at E.J. Pratt Library)*
Yes
Birge Storage Ask at Loan Services Desk Yes
Rare Books, Wesleyana Ask at Loan Services Desk
(at E.J. Pratt Library)*
No

Last updated: June 9, 2016