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Eva Burrows Library of The Salvation Army is one of its kind in Australia. Located on the campus of the Eva Burrows College in Ringwood, Victoria, this lending library has an outstanding collection for study, research, teaching and leisure reading.

Eva Burrows library delivers optimum support to all library members and provides access to resources in a wide range of subjects associated with Religion, Salvation Army history and Wesleyan Theology to name just a few. The collection houses approximately 38,000 print resources and a growing ebook collection.

Joining the library is free and open to all students, The Salvation Army, the wider University of Divinity community and members of the public. Find out how to become a member by selecting the tile below.

If you require any help with your study, ministry preparation, research, or leisure reading, our knowledgeable librarians are available to assist either in person, over the phone or via email.

The library catalogue is available for searching by selecting the tile below. The catalogue is also searchable via the Liberty link mobile app.  Instructions for this app can be found on the library homepage.

Free Membership

Membership is required to access the library. Register online for our free membership


Library Catalogue

Search the Library catalogue to find resources for your learning, research and personal interest



Lookup our FAQ's to answer some of your basic queries about using the library.


Opening Hours

Library Hours August

On the days the library is not staffed, the private study space is available by appointment and pre-arranged click and collect will continue. The afterhours returns chute will also be available on site. We anticipate library opening hours returning to normal as soon as possible.

You are welcome to email at any time, and you will receive a response on the next day the library is staffed.

All library staff meet the Victorian Chief Health Officer vaccinated worker directions. Conditions of entry for visitors to the library and hence entry to our college building will include:

  • Check in using the Services Victoria app and complete our onsite register.
  • Proof of COVID-19 double vaccination or a signed medical exemption (all visitors 12 years and over)

Our friendly staff will be on hand to assist you as we welcome you back to enjoy our library again. We will continue to offer our click and collect, and after hours returns should you not wish to come in. To speak to the library staff, arrange for the collection books or submit an enquiry, please telephone +61 3 9847 5439 or +61 3 9847 5407 or email

Using the Library

The library offers a quiet, air-conditioned space for private study and group work. Computers with internet access and WiFi are available. Watch the video below to learn how to access resources. Lookup our FAQ's to answer some of your basic queries about using the library.

Access the Eva Burrows Library anywhere, anytime via Liberty Link App

Download the Liberty Link mobile app to have your library at your fingertips! The app allows you to manage your account, reserve, renew, search the catalogue and read resources from your phone! The free app is available for both Apple and Android phones. You will need your library barcode and password to login before downloading the app.  Details can be found on the Library homepage here.  Please contact our friendly library staff if you need assistance at 03 9847 5439/ 03 9847 5407 or email


Contact information

Phone: +61 3 9847 5439 or +61 3 9847 5407
Street and Postal Address: 100 Maidstone Street, Ringwood Victoria 3134 Australia
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For further information about the Library services, please email the Librarians at if you require any help, as they are committed to supporting you.