Veritas Evangelical Seminary Library
Welcome to the VES Library homepage where research is only a click away. The shared Library collection of 20,000 print volumes offers each student research materials and study helps that include printed and e-books, journals, periodicals, special religion collection of rare books, research gateway, online full text databases, computer lab, and individual work stations in a quiet learning environment. A full-time Operations Librarian and/or staff volunteers are always available to assist you when in the Library or by phone.
Hours: 6:30 am - 11:30 pm M-F; 7:30 am - 9:30 pm Saturday; 11:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday;
Address: 39407 Murrieta Hot Springs Road, Murrieta, CA 92563
Phone: 951.696.5944 ext. 3826
Joseph McElroy, M.L.S.
Assistant Library Director
Anna McElroy, M.L.S.
Rebekah Ruiz, B.S.
Ask the Librarian
The library provides the communities of Veritas Evangelical Seminary with services and resources that reflect depth of knowledge and diversity of opinion to develop critical thinking skills and encourage lifelong learning.
Increase depth and breadth of the collection, in a variety of formats, by continuous evaluation and improvement of the library’s resources.
Create an environment that promotes study and research by maintaining and improving the physical environment of the holdings and use of the library.
Improve access to the library collections and promote library services to students and faculty.
Develop instruction for lifelong learning and critical thinking skills
Continue systematic updates of computer hardware and enhance access to new software technologies.
Develop and increase as needed a quality staff in the service and operations of the library.
The VES Library provides the following services to students, faculty and staff of Veritas Evangelical Seminary.
Information and reference/research assistance for individuals and groups
Library research instruction (Information Literacy)
Useful, dynamic library website that provides 24/7 access to sources and services
Remotely accessible research databases
Online and remotely accessible library catalog and research engine
Computers and wireless access
Photocopying, printing & scanning
Regularly updated website
Posted library hours
Search Library Books
Biblical Archaeology Archives
The Claremont Colleges Digital Library (CCDL)
Christian Classics Ethereal Library (CCEL)
Internet Archive (Full Text Books)
Princeton Theological Seminary Electronic Library