Give of your time and money belongs to the Christian Classics Ethereal Library (CCEL) located at Calvin University in Grand Rapids, MI. was started in 2007. In partnership with The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada, now houses the Dictionary of North American Hymnology--making the most complete database of North American hymnody on the planet. is funded in part through advertising and sales of hymn-related products, but it would not survive without the support of many generous people. There are many ways you can support this mission.

Give of your time:

Volunteers play a pivotal role at If you would like to add a favorite hymnal, hymn texts, MIDI files, bibliographic information, proof existing information, become an editor or otherwise help out, see our Volunteer page.

Give of your money:

  • We depend on financial donations as an important part of our revenue stream. Your donations directly help make Hymnary possible and allow us to continue to improve the site, add hymnals and more.
    • Tax-deductible donations can be made securely online using the form on this page.
    • Alternatively, you may write a check to CCEL and mail it to
      Christian Classics Ethereal Library
      3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

      Please indicate if you would like Calvin University to contact you regarding other donor opportunities.

  • Purchase hymn-related products through the site.
  • Publishers may sign on to add their hymn-related products, such as choral, organ, hand-bell or other instrumental arrangements.
  • If you have questions regarding donations, please contact Nyna Sykes.