Swedenborg Library

Swedenborg Library

The Swedenborg Library is home to over 109,000 books, periodicals, and special collection items. Located in the heart of the Bryn Athyn College campus, the Library consists of 35,000 square feet of floor space on three floors, and provides a number of public computers, in addition to housing the College Grounds Cafe and the BAC Bookstore. It serves the needs of the College and other academic institutions in Bryn Athyn, 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.


CURRENT EVENTS: Art exhibit: Stephen Conroy


Thursday, October 19 7:30 am – 10 pm
Friday, October 20 12 pm – 5 pm
Saturday, October 21 10 am – 2 pm
Sunday, October 22  7 pm – 10 pm


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


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caroltravenyCarol Traveny
Director of the Swedenborg Library
Front Desk: 267-502-2524