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Alumni Resources

For Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity & University of St. Thomas Alumni

Alumni Library Card

Library Catalog Access

UST and Seminary alumni are eligible for a Friends of the Library card, which allows checking out up to six items at a time. For information: Seminary alums contact Ireland Circulation, (651) 962-5450. UST alums contact OSF Circulation, (651) 962-5494.

ATLA Religion Database

ATLASerials (ATLAS) is an online collection of major religion and theology journals selected by leading religion scholars and theologians. Owned and managed by the American Theological Library Association (ATLA), ATLAS users can read articles or research the history of a topic from as early as 1924 to the present.‌Full ATLA Religion Database access is now available to alumni.

UST and Seminary alumni are eligible for access to the full content of the ATLA Religion Database. For approval, login, and password, alumni should contact nclemay@stthomas.edu

ATLA Catholic Periodical Literature Index

ATLA Catholic Periodical Literature Index® (ATLA CPLI®) for Alum covers all aspects of the Catholic faith and lifestyle, and includes over 380,000 index citations of articles and reviews published in Roman Catholic periodicals, Papal documents, church promulgations, and books about the Catholic faith that are authored by Catholics and/or produced by Catholic publishers.ATLA Catholic Periodical Literature Index® (ATLA CPLI®) for Alum covers all aspects of the Catholic faith and lifestyle, and includes over 380,000 index citations of articles and reviews published in Roman Catholic periodicals, Papal documents, church promulgations, and books about the Catholic faith that are authored by Catholics and/or produced by Catholic publishers. Indexing for CPLI Online corresponds to the print version. Published by the Catholic Library Association, The Catholic Periodical and Literature Index, covers content from over 200 periodicals. Coverage in the database dates back to 1981.

UST and Seminary alumni are eligible for access to the full content of the ATLA Religion Database. For approval, login, and password, alumni should contact nclemay@stthomas.edu

ELM - Electronic Library for Minnesota

With a Minnesota library card barcode number using ELM you can use the Electronic Library for Minnesota to access tax-supported library resources, including Academic Search Premier, e-books, and major newspapers like the New York Times and the Star Tribune.

The Digital Public Library of America

The Digital Public Library of America brings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world.‌The Digital Public Library of America brings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world. It strives to contain the full breadth of human expression, from the written word, to works of art and culture, to records of America’s heritage, to the efforts and data of science. The DPLA aims to expand this crucial realm of openly available materials, and make those riches more easily discovered and more widely usable and used, through its three main elements: 1. It is a portal that links students, teachers, scholars, and the public to incredible resources, wherever they may be in America.2. A platform that enables new and transformative uses of our digitized cultural heritage. 3. An advocate for a strong public option in the twenty-first century. Includes items from the Hathi Trust and the Minnesota Digital Library’s Reflections Website.  Roman Catholic materials are included.

Have a reference question? Ask Curt!

Have a reference question?  Need help with research or with library resources? Just ask Curt LeMay: nclemay@stthomas.edu

UST Libraries Alumni Resources

Wireless Internet

Free wireless is available in most of Ireland Library.

Printing/Photocopying

If you do not have a UST username and password, you may purchase a copy card for printing from our computers. They are available at the Circulation desks in O'Shaughnessy-Frey Library and Ireland Library for $1.00 and $5.00. The card can be used for photocopying and printing. The public photocopier in Ireland Library will also will take coins and bills in addition to the copy card.

RefWorks access for Alumni

Alumni can still use the RefWorks online citation management tool after graduation; find out the details.

Alums will need to login via the RefWorks public web site using the RefWorks Group Code; call the library (651) 962-5450 to ask for it.