Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Library Publishing Program Launches Open Access E-books

The library is pleased to announce the launch of Paul Bechtold Library Publications’ open access monographs for 2015. Paul Bechtold Library Publications is a Catholic online, open-access publisher of theology and pastoral ministry monographs at the Catholic Theological Union through the Paul Bechtold Library. Its mission is to serve the Church by providing a forum for theologians and pastoral ministers to engage the Catholic tradition in respectful, constructive, and critical dialogue. Its primary intent and direction is to promote a deeper understanding of the Christian faith and the mission of the Church.

The publications program includes two ebooks in its catalog, which are free to download. Preaching Matters: A Praxis for Preachers, offers practical strategies to new and experienced preachers. Married in Mission: A Handbook for Couples in Cross-Cultural Service is a guide for Christian couples serving in overseas ministries.

Interested authors are encouraged to view the editorial policies and review the submission guidelines before preparing a submission.

Monday, December 7, 2015

Library Christmas Break and J-Term Hours

The library's break hours are in effect from Friday, December 18th to Wednesday, December 23rd. Break hours are as follows:

Monday - Friday: 9am – 4pm
Closed Saturdays and Sundays

The library will be closed for the holidays from Thursday, December 24th until Sunday, January 3rd, 2016. The library will re-open on January 4th for J-Term classes.

J-Term Hours: January 4th – February 1st

Monday - Friday:8am – 7pm
Closed Saturdays and Sundays