Welcome to the Dr. John Micallef Memorial Library

The Dr. John Micallef Memorial Library serves students and faculty of Corpus Christi College, St. Mark’s College, and B.C.’s Catholic community. We share an online catalogue with Vancouver School of Theology (VST).

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Library hours and closures are posted on Library Twitter and Library Instagram accounts.

The Library has an after hours book drop located to the right of the Library entrance.

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Who can I contact for library and research assistance?

For general questions refer to our Guides and Help section. For further assistance email us at [email protected] or call us at 604 822 4463 ext. 109.

How can I access e-resources or login to my account?

Anyone with a current St. Mark’s Library account can access e-books from our online catalogue, Theolog.

To set up your Theolog account:
• Click on the ‘Sign In’ link located in the upper right corner of the Theolog page.
• On the login screen, use the ‘Set/Reset Password’ button
• Enter your St. Mark’s College Library card number
• You will receive an email with a link to set your password
If you do not have a St. Mark’s Library card or have forgotten your card number, please contact us.

What resources can I access online?

The Library provides access to selected e-books and databases. You can also access open source resources online.

HathiTrust is a partnership of academic and research institutions, offering a collection of millions of titles digitized from libraries around the world.

Directory of Open Access Books is an online directory that indexes and provides access to academic, peer-reviewed books.

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)gives access to high-quality, peer-reviewed journals which you can browse by subject or search by keyword. Subjects range from science to law to fine arts and everything in between.

Explore all open access content on Project Muse, a leading provider of humanities and social science content from a variety of distinguished university presses, societies, and related not-for-profit publishers.

JSTOR Open Access, is an important research database with thousands of articles and e-books you can access.

Points to the Past is a collection of primary sources, digitized historical content – maps, photos, newspapers, manuscripts, pamphlets, portraits, and much more.

For additional resources, see the Guides and Help section, or look for open access articles and journals on Google Scholar.

I have a book due. What is the library’s late fee policy?

Overdue charges are $0.50 per item per day.