the San Jose Library
The library at Western Seminary San Jose has numerous online
journal articles available for research, about 6,000 library books and various Bible software
on our library computers for use by our students. Over 5,000 books are listed on our online
library database at the link below. You may also access our online catalog on our computers
in the library. Reference books are typically not cataloged online. If you need assistance
or a tour of the library please contact Sharon Ho at 408.356.6889, ext 410, or email Sharon
In addition to our library, you may check out books at the Santa Clara City
Library and Santa Clara University Library across the street from our
new site at no additional charge. Other libraries are also listed on this page.
Western provides students with full access from any web connection to five
leading religion and psychology databases through EBSCOhost,
plus seven other search engines to choose from.
Online Theological Journals
Free Online Theological Journals is a rather comprehensive list of around
600 theological journals that are freely available in English on the
web. The list is courtesy of Dr. John Jaeger of Dallas Baptist University.
Logos Bible Software
Logos is available to students in degree programs at a 30% reduction on the
library packages as well as most of the 10,000 titles available in the Logos format.
BibleWorks is the premier Bible text software and our classroom standard.
FOR THEOLOGY AND BIBLE COURSES Some websites that are recommended for
theology and bible courses are: