Swedenborg Library


The Swedenborg Library is home to 110,000 books, periodicals, and special collections.

Located in the heart of the Bryn Athyn College campus, the Library consists of 35,000 square feet of floor space on three floors, as well as providing a number of public computers. It serves the needs of the College and other schools on campus, as well as members of the Bryn Athyn community. The Library is also a foundation for New Church research. It houses the world’s largest collection of Swedenborg’s works, among other rare collections.

From this site you can access many of the Swedenborg library’s online resources for students and faculty, including the online catalog and a number of electronic resources.



The library will be open, weekdays only,
from 9 am – 1 pm Monday, March 2 – Friday, March 6.

Regular hours resume on Monday, March 9.

College Grounds Café is CLOSED.
It will re-open at 7:30 am on Monday, March 3.


Monday – Thursday 7:30 am – 6 pm | 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Friday 7:30 am – 5 pm
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday 2 pm – 5 pm | 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm