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Encyclopaedia Judaica

  • Best Bet
  • Reference Sources
  • Vendor: Gale

Online access to 2nd edition, 22-volume print (2007); articles about Jewish religion, culture, and history

Encyclopedia of Religion

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  • Reference Sources
  • Vendor: Gale

Online access to 2nd edition print (2005); major reference source for the study of Religion

Index Islamicus

  • Best Bet
  • Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: ProQuest

Indexes literature on Islam, the Middle East and the Muslim world.

AM Explorer

(Adam Mathew Explorer)
  • Primary Sources (Archival)
  • Vendor: Adam Matthew

AM Explorer provides access to all of primary sources collections from the publisher Adam Matthew. These include collections from European History, US History, Asian History, Religious Studies, African History, Latin American History, Middle Eastern History, English Literature, and Economic history.

America: History and Life

  • Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: EBSCOhost

Scholarship (articles, books, dissertations and book reviews) about US and Canadian history

Bible in English

  • Primary Sources (Archival)
  • Vendor: ProQuest

Twenty versions of the Bible, including William Tyndale's New Testament, Pentateuch, and Jonah translations

Cambridge Companions Online

  • E-books | Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: Cambridge

A series of authoritative guides, written by experts, that provide introductions to major writers, artists, philosophers, topics, and periods.

FYI: The library has also purchased over 300 additional Cambridge Companions (1997 - 2015) which can be accessed via the database, Literature Online. To find a list of the Companions in Literature Online search “Cambridge Companion” as “Publications” and “In publication summary," or you can search by title.

Church Missionary Society Periodicals

(AM Explorer)
  • Primary Sources (Archival)
  • Vendor: Adam Matthew

Includes publications from the Church Missionary Society which was integrated into to the South American Missionary Society. Documents missionary work from the 19th to the 21st century, the periodicals include news, journals and reports.

Digital Loeb Classical Library

  • Primary Sources (Archival)
  • Vendor: Harvard University Press

Greek and Latin literature with English translations - epic and lyric poetry, tragedy, comedy, history, travel, philosophy, oratory, medical writers, mathematicians, and Church Fathers.

Encyclopaedia of Islam

  • Reference Sources
  • Vendor: Brill

Articles with wide coverage of Islamic World; online version, 2nd and 3rd edition of print source; continuously updated

Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • Reference Sources
  • Vendor: Brill

Online access to print (2007); over 900 entries about all the main aspects of the Hindu traditions

Historical Abstracts

  • Scholarly Sources
  • Vendor: EBSCOhost

Scholarship (articles, books, dissertations and book reviews) about world history from 1450 CE - present. Does not include United States or Canadian history.

Manchester Medieval Sources

  • Primary Sources (Archival)
  • Vendor: Manchester Medieval Sources

Primary sources from the Manchester Medieval Sources book series; includes first hand accounts, many translated into English, of medieval sources

New Catholic Encyclopedia

  • Reference Sources
  • Vendor: Gale

Online access to 2nd edition print (2002, with supplements); reference source for the study of Christianity

Oxford Bibliographies

  • Reference Sources
  • Vendor: Oxford

Authoritative list of sources for research on multiple Social Science and Humanities subject areas.

Past Masters Full Text Humanities

  • E-books | Primary Sources (Archival)
  • Vendor: Intelex

Full-text literature, philosophy, and theology classics online in scholarly editions, in addition to the correspondence of selected authors.

Patrologia Latina

  • Primary Sources (Archival)
  • Vendor: ProQuest

Online access to 1st ed. of Jacques-Paul Migne's text (1844-1855) and indexes 1862-1865); works of Church Fathers from Tertullian (200 AD) to Pope Innocent III's death (1216).

Religions of America

  • Popular Sources | Primary Sources (Archival)
  • Vendor: Gale

Primary and secondary materials on America’s new religious and spiritual groups, churches, temples, and associations, 19th - 20th centuries.

Thesaurus Linguae Graecae

  • Primary Sources (Archival)
  • Vendor: UCI

Greek literature from antiquity to the present.
Note: Create a personal account in order to use the database.

Translated Texts for Historians

  • Primary Sources (Archival)
  • Vendor: Liverpool University

Sources from A. D. 300-800 translated into English from a variety of writings.

Twentieth Century Religious Thought Library 1-4

  • Primary Sources (Archival)
  • Vendor: Alexander Street Press

4 volumes of digitized primary sources, along with in-copyright or difficult-to-find texts and authors.: 1) Christianity, 2) Islam, 3) Judaism, 4) Eastern Religions

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