The library’s resources include an impressive collection of books and pamphlets focusing on materials by and about Baptists, extensive holdings of annuals (minutes and proceedings) of Baptist associations and conventions, comprehensive files of Baptist newspapers and periodicals, audio and video recordings and photographs. The archival and manuscript collections include more than 12,000 linear feet of Baptist related personal collections and official denominational records. Biographical files on Baptist leaders, missionaries, and ministers are located in the archives. The massive microfilm collection includes copies of newspapers, periodicals, rare books, annuals, church records, manuscript collections, theses, dissertations, and other materials. Researchers should consult the online catalog and finding aids to locate desired resources and contact the SBHLA staff for additional information.