The HSBC Library exists to serve the students and faculty of Hobe Sound Bible College and Christian Academy, as well as the wider community. The library seeks to reflect the philosophy and objectives of HSBC and HSCA and to support the curriculum by promoting and enhancing the teaching/learning process and the intentional integration of faith and learning.
Our collections consist of approximately 36,000 books and periodicals, with special strengths in the areas of religion, Bible and theology, and Christian education. Internet access is provided at computer terminals within the main library reading room, as well as in an adjacent computer lab. A wireless connection is also available throughout the building.
The Gale Religion and Philosophy Collection features a selection of more than 200 magazines and academic journals–everything from Anglican Journal to Zygon–covering religion and the related areas of philosophy and anthropology.
The Academic Search Premier provides access to more than 4,000 full-text journals, magazines, and other valuable academic resources in a wide range of subjects.
The EBSCO Academic Ebook Collection contains a large selection of multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter. There are more than 130,000 eBooks in this database, including titles from leading university presses.
Off-campus access to these databases is password protected. Please contact the library if you do not know your HSBC user id and password.