Library Renovation

Thanks to generous donors to our Generations Campaign, we have reached our $6 million goal to renovate the library and transform the original 1962 building into a state-of-the-art learning center between 2017 and 2018. We continue to make strides in raising an additional $4 million to enhance our learning technology.

Featured enhancements

The investment in renovations of the Seminary’s library will enhance its most significant features:

'Total makeover' brings new light, life to library

Concordia Seminary’s motto “Light from Above” grows even more meaningful with the renovations of the Seminary library, an exciting transformation designed to bring both new light and new life into one of the country’s top theological libraries.

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Transition Begins Feb. 18, 2017
Services Resume March 6, 2017
Grounbreaking Begins May 19, 2017
Expected Opening Fall 2018

FAQs: Library renovation

Improved space for theological study. State-of-the-art web connectivity. Preservation of world-class collections. Those are only a few of the many features of the exciting and much needed renovation of the Concordia Seminary library, built in 1962, and planned for a renovation between 2017-18.

Library services will continue during construction in a temporary location.

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