Welcome to the James A. Blumenthal Library (JABL) at Maitripa College.  The library currently holds over 5,400 titles in print and multi-media materials, comprised of English texts, videos of teachings and films, audio teachings and guided meditations, magazines and journals, as well as Tibetan, Sanskrit, and Chinese works. The collection is available for the use of our students, faculty, and the public (through local community memberships).

Gale Online Databases


  • Gale databases and collections: magazine, journal, and news articles, reference eBooks, statistics, images, audio, and video content. 
  • Access via Research Databases




Please email library@maitripa.org or visit the library for assistance with any requests, including: finding library materials, reference and research assistance, library orientation, catalog assistance, interlibrary loan, additional reading to support classes, course materials, and using online databases.

The library is generally staffed on Wednesdays and Fridays from 10-5 (see the Library Catalog for weekly schedule changes) and the librarian is available by email weekdays 10-5.