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The Bethel College Library provides access to collections and services that meet the research and recreational needs of its patrons.





Bethel College Library Mission Statement

The Bethel College Library supports the College’s mission to prepare students, through active learning and rigorous instruction imbued with the spirit of the liberal arts, to become critical thinkers and engaged global citizens.

To this end, the Library will provide convenient and effective access to high quality library services, collections in a variety of formats, and information resources designed to meet the curriculum, research, professional, intellectual, creative and personal needs of the Bethel College community.

John Thiesen

Co-Director of Libraries

Barbara Thiesen

Co-Director of Libraries

Renae Stucky

Access Services Librarian

About Bethel

As the first Mennonite college founded in North America, Bethel College celebrates a tradition of progressive Christian liberal arts education, diversity within community, and lifelong learning.