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Mt Angel Abbey Library

One Benedict Dr
St Benedict OR 97373

Sun: Closed
M-F: 9-4
Sat: 10-4

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Book of the Week

Option for the Poor and for the Earth: Catholic social teaching, by Donal Dorr
"This expanded and revised edition of Donal Dorr's classic Option for the Poor, which focuses on Catholic social teaching on economic inequality, includes five new chapters." --from the publisher's description

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Book Delivery

If you have a particular book in mind, call or email the Circulation Desk.

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Victoria Ertelt is always happy to help you find things in the library or online.

Telephone: (503) 293-3102 Email:

Meeting Rooms

The auditorium is available for meetings. Contact Sandi Ritchey to book it.

Telephone: (503) 293-3317 Email:

Interlibrary Loans

Borrow books from other libraries. Call or email Sandi Ritchey.

Telephone: (503) 293-3317 Email:


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About the Mount Angel Abbey Library

Our Goal

The library is one of Mount Angel Abbey's principal works of Christian service. It has been made possible by the gifts of many people; its mission is to serve all who wish to use its resources.

The library strives to serve the scholarly and recreational needs of its patrons for reading, listening and visual material in many areas of human culture, especially theology, language and literature, philosophy and the arts, as well as social science and natural history.

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Hours & Location

Mount Angel Abbey Library

One Abbey Drive
Saint Benedict, OR 97373

Sunday: Closed
Monday-Friday: 9-4
Saturday: 10-4

Monday, May 27th Memorial Day
Thursday, July 4th Independence Day
Thursday, July 11th Feast of St. Benedict
Thursday, August 15th Feast of the Assumption of Mary
Monday, Spetember 2nd Labor Day

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