Resources for Alumni

The premier research resource for alums:  ATLAS:

  • Click here for ATLA Serials for alums.  Full text of over 200 journals.  You will be prompted to enter a username and password.
    • Please contact the respective alumni office at Garrett-Evangelical or Seabury-Western for the username and password to use this database. 
    • ATLAS for Alums of Garrett-Evangelical and Seabury-Western is provided through the generosity of ATLA and the Lilly Endowment. 
    • For further assistance with this database, please e-mail

Free Library Cards for Alums

Alumni/ae from Garrett-Evangelical and Seabury-Western may obtain  borrowers cards to check out media and books from the United Library circulating collection.  Sorry, books/media owned by the Northwestern library are not eligible.  Please feel free to search our online catalog.  Cards may be obtained Mon-Thurs 8:30-4:30 and Fridays 8:30-1:00.    

Other open access resources selected with Alums in mind:

Select the appropriate resource by topic. 

E-books  (Free pre-1923 full text scanned books)

General Reference & Multi Subject:

Biblical Studies (including fonts)

Christian Art:

Christian Education:

Church History/History:

Church Music:

Episcopal Church/Anglicanism:

Ethics & Philosophy of Religion:

Hispanic/Latin-American Church:

Languages, Foreign:

  • LiveMocha -- Some free Foreign Language Lessons, some for fees.




Nonprofit Management (Business databases)

Peace & Justice:

Pastoral Care & Spiritual Direction:



World Religions:

  • RAMBI (Index to articles in Jewish Studies)