Publication Date

January 2002

Document Type



Content originally developed as a library staff development workshop presented at Baptist Bible College, Springfield, MO, January 2002.


Describes theological librarianship as a form of religious ministry, falling short of equating it with pastoral or missionary work. Supports this conclusion by summarizing selected contributions to the literature of theological and Christian librarianship, using Andrew Keck's "Information or Divine Access: Theological Librarianship within the Context of a Ministry" as a theoretical foundation.