Earl K. Oldham Library

The Earl K. Oldham Library is located on the campus of Arlington Baptist University.

Our mission is to implement, enrich, and support the mission and goals of the university by satisfying the needs of the students in their academic pursuits, to provide adequate resources for the students' preparation for Christian ministries, and to assist faculty members in their instructionand professional growth.

eLibrary Resources

It is our goal to be of service to our on campus students as well as our off campus students. In addition to our sizeable on-campus library, several virtual library catalogs are available covering a myriad of relevant topics.  Below are links to several online catalogs. Access to each library is password controled.  Please contact library staff for login credentials.

Click HERE to view the ABU Library Manual.

Click HERE to view the Student Library Handbook

Earl K. Oldham Library Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Library Summer Hours
Monday-Wednesday8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday8:00 am - noon
Business Collection Link

Business Collection

Business Collection provides coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, as well as business theory and practice.

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Business Insights: Global Database

Business Insights: Global

Business Insights: Global is a unique source for international business intelligence offering the most comprehensive and convenient way to find case studies, in-depth statistical data coupled with deep research, and the ability to compare global economies, countries and industries.

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Business Economics & Theory Online Database

Business Economics & Theory Collection

Business Economics and Theory Collection provides access to academic journals and magazines focusing on topics in economics and related fields. The database has an emphasis on titles indexed in the American Economic Association's EconLit bibliography.

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Small Business Collection

Small Business Collection

Small Business Collection provides access to academic journals and magazines perfect for both business school students and entrepreneurs. The database offers content that includes insights, tips, strategies and success stories.

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Small Business Resource Center Online Database

Small Business Resource Center

Search this database to learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include; sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites

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ATLA Religion Database

The ATLA Religion Database® (ATLA RDB®) is the premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion, with coverage from 1949 and retrospective indexing for some journal issues as far back as the nineteenth century.

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ProQuest Education Journals Collection

This collection includes over 1,000 full-text journals and 18,000 dissertations, supporting research on the theory and practice of education.  Not only does this collection cover literature on primary, secondary, and higher education but also special education, home schooling, adult education, and hundreds of related topics.

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