Mennonite Library and Archives
Bethel College, North Newton, KS

This page is a set of shortcuts to resources available at or provided by the MLA. It is not our main home page. It will probably grow organically over time.

Bethel College reference items


Various church record books (not the Prussian ones)

Scanned newspapers (Note: This doesn't work with Chrome. Use Firefox or Internet Explorer.)

See also the digitized Kansas newspapers link below.

Help with old German handwriting and print

Ten Tips for Deciphering Old German Handwriting

index to print issues of Mennonite Life 1946-1999 in pdf
World War 1 scanned materials
Photos of General Conference sessions

Miscellaneous scanned photos by subject

Miscellaneous useful reference links:

Some useful Mennonite genealogy links: