From 1970 to 2014 the library was affiliated with United Faculty of Theology, which was a collaboration between the owners of the library, the Jesuits and the Uniting Church, and Trinity College. The UFT closed at the end of 2014 and now the institutions to which the library is linked are Pilgrim Theological College, Jesuit College of Spirituality and Trinity College Theological School. The United Faculty of Theology was, and Pilgrim Theological College, Jesuit College of Spirituality and Trinity College Theological School are Recognised Teaching Institutions of the University of Divinity.
The library is capable of resourcing scholarly research in many areas. It houses one of the largest theological collections in Australia.
Students of the University of Divinity are automatically entitled to borrow. Fee based membership is available to others, and to some organizations.