Students have 24/7 access to the Rockbridge Seminary Library through which they can search the American Theological Library Association’s database of full-text journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion and the Religion and Philosophy Collection (EBSCO) of full-text journals covering topics such as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy, and the history of philosophy.
Students can also connect through the library to pre-selected internet sites providing original documents, studies, and learning community connections in the fields of Bible, theology, church history, church ministry, evangelism, missions, and religious studies. Each course is designed with reference materials and internet-linked research articles embedded into the study units. A theological librarian is available to assist Rockbridge Seminary students with their research.
At Rockbridge Seminary, learning resources are conveniently accessible to students whenever and wherever they study.
J. James Mancuso is currently the Theological Librarian of Rockbridge Seminary. He obtained an MLS and a BA in linguistics, both from Syracuse University. Jim has worked in the library field in a variety of positions since 1977, and has served in many leadership positions in the New York Library Association, the Hudson-Mohawk Library Association, and Libraries Interested in Theology Across New York. His work has appeared in The Serials Librarian, Collection Management, and Publishing Research Quarterly. He is married, the father of three children, and resides in Schenectady, New York.