Holdings in Friedensau

Main collection

This catalogue lists all the books, journals and audio and video items held by the Friedensau University Library.

Music library

Songbooks, scores and choral music, mainly from the area of church music. At present the catalogue is not online, but can be consulted in the open-access area.

Freikirchenbibliothek (Library of the Free Churches)

Holdings of the Freikirchenbibliothek – borrowing by prior arrangement only. For more information on the Verein für Freikirchenforschung (Association for Research on the Free Churches) go to

Ellen G. White Study Center

The Ellen G. White Study Centre is a computer workstation in the Friedensau University Library which allows in-depth study of all things related to Ellen G. White. The Study Centre is freely accessible for all, and is located in room 1-02 (AV media room/ music library) in the university library.

We also offer a compilation of useful links for studying the life and work of Ellen Gould White (see below).

The EG White Study PC was sponsored by the Euro-Africa Division, which has its headquarters in Bern.

Biographies of Ellen Gould White

Research tools

Books by and about Ellen G. White

Lists of books

E-books – to read online


Online portals

Shops & publishers


Video material:


  • Ellen G. White Writings Comprehensive Research Edition 2008
    • 385 Ellen G. White titles and 75,000 pages of text in one searchable database
    • Six-volume Ellen G. White biography
    • The 4-volume topical Comprehensive Index, with more than 400,000 links to the pages referenced in the entries. Includes the Scripture Index
    • 5,000 EGW periodical articles
    • 21-volume Manuscript Releases
    • King James Version Bible with full text search
    • 8 Ellen White Children’s Stories (text only)
    • 16 Ellen White reference works
    • 110 White Estate research documents
    • Noah Webster’s 1828 American Dictionary
    • Words of the Adventist Pioneers
    • 7 historical reference works.
  • Words of the Adventist Pioneers 2008 (3rd Edition)
    • Ellen G. White writings (books, pamphlets, periodical articles)
    • Ellen G. White biographical writings
    • Ellen G. White Comprehensive Index (topical with references linked to writings)
    • KJV Bible
    • Storybooks on Ellen G. White for children
    • Ellen G. White reference works
    • Ellen G. White topical papers
    • Noah Webster’s 1828 American Dictionary
    • Words of the Adventist Pioneers [This is the APL collection, our third edition of the non-EGW writings.]
    • Historical reference works [d'Aubigne, Wylie, etc.]