The United Library archives house a diverse collection of significant materials including works that pertain to the history and faculty of Garrett-Evangelical and its predecessor institutions: The Chicago Training School, Evangelical Theological Seminary, and Garrett Biblical Institute. In addition, the archives are also home to the personal papers from bishops, sermon collections from notable preachers, and other manuscripts. 

Viewing items from the archives is permitted for select collections and available weekdays between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm by appointment only. Please email the library staff at or call at 847-866-3909 to schedule an appointment.