The Shannon Library highlights the following collections:
Moreana: Materials by and about St. Thomas More.
Catholic Scholarship: Cardinal John Henry Newman, St. Augustine, St. Thomas Aquinas, Bonaventure, Recussant Literature, Fathers of the Church.
Catholic Fiction: G. K. Chesterton, R.R.R. Tolkien, Graham Greene, Micahael O'Brien, Muriel Spark, C.S. Lewis
Anglin Collection: Materials relating to Catholic Church History, primarily of Western Canada.
Nin Literary Collection: Anaïs Nin, D.H. Lawrence, Dr. Evelyn Hinz and Dr. John Teunissen.
Classical, Medieval and Renaissance Studies: Including material from the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies: Studies and Texts Series, Sources in Translation Series, Papers in Mediaeval Studies Series.
Social Justice and the Common Good
Community Service Learning