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May Library News

Library & Resources


Date: 5/1/2014



Past News:

The library will be closed Wednesday, March 5 (will open from 4pm to 10pm) in order for the staff to participate in the CTS COMMUNITY DAY OF LEARNING, REFLECTION, AND ACTION.


The John Bulow Campbell Library presents a new exhibit

The Texts of Christianity:  featuring Christian texts from around the world

Included in the display are: a Cherokee Bible, a Chinese New Testament (1913), a facsimile of the Codex Sinaiticus , and a facsimile of the Gutenberg Bible.  More...


Email Notices 

The JBCL will be sending out courtesy and overdue notices via email tomorrow for the first time. They are addressed to official CTS email addresses. If you have any issues, please notify us!



Library & Resources

Date: 2/7/2014

The CTS faculty recently approved the adoption of the 8th edition of Kate Turabian’s A Manual for Writers as the official style guide for Columbia Seminary.  The 8th edition of Turabian offers changes that include:

  • Updated coverage on finding and using digital sources (including Twitter, Kindle editions, blogs, and more)
  • Alignment with the most recent Chicago Manual of Style, the sixteenth edition
  • Revised guidelines—vetted by dissertation officials nationwide—for formatting research papers, theses, and dissertations and preparing them for submission
  • An updated discipline-specific bibliography, organized by subject area, that lists current sources for research and style issues