The Spencer Library participates in the mission of the seminary by maintaining a core collection that:
The Spencer Library was formed from the merging of two collections at the founding of United Theological Seminary in the early 1960s; Mission House Theological Seminary and Yankton School of Theology.
Current collection stats:
An active member of the Minnesota Theological Library Association (MTLA), the five participating seminary libraries comprise the largest collection of theological and religious materials between Chicago and the West Coast.
Tim Senapatiratne is the Director of the Spencer Library and works in research and bibliographic instruction. He teaches both research courses and courses in Bible.