HMML locates monastic manuscripts from Europe and Africa, and preserves them on microfilm. This library specializes in the Middle Ages, and another of their projects is collating incipits (the first lines) of medieval manuscripts and publishing them on CD-ROM.
Rare and unusual items, other than those found in the Archives or HMML, are in the Special Collections of both campuses. Special Collections also are the home of some collections of books on particular topics.
The shared catalog of several colleges and universities in the Twin Cities, including Augsburg College, Bethel College, College of St. Catherine, Concordia University, Hamline University, Macalester College, Northwestern College, and the University of St. Thomas.
"The European Library webservice is a portal which offers access to the combined resources (books, magazines, journals.... - both digital and non-digital) of the 43 national libraries of Europe. It offers free searching and delivers digital objects - some free, some priced."