Lutheran Theological Seminary, Gettysburg

Abdel Ross Wentz Library | Lutheran Theological Seminary
66 Seminary Ridge
Gettysburg, PA 17325-1795
Phone: (717) 338-3014
Fax: (717) 337-1611

The Collection

The A. R. Wentz Library contains about 172,000 volumes and 635 periodicals titles. Special collections in the library include the Seminary Archives and the Region 8 ELCA Archives (the latter under separate supervision). Strengths include American Lutheranism (expecially periodicals and pamphlets), and rural church.

Operating Hours

Regular Academic Sessions

  • Monday – Thursday: 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
  • Friday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Saturday: 9:00 am – noon; 1:00 pm- 4:30 pm
  • Sunday: Closed

Outside Academic Sessions

  • Monday – Friday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm (4:30 summer)
    Saturday – Sunday: Closed

Library Staff