Religious Studies: Major Resources

March 17, 2014

Encyclopaedia of Islam Online

Authoritative reference source on Islam and the Islamic world. Includes access to the completed second edition, the Glossary and Index of Terms and the in-progress third edition.

February 7, 2014

Encyclopaedia of the Qur'ān

Encyclopedic dictionary of qur’ānic terms, concepts, personalities, place names, cultural history and exegesis extended with essays on the most important themes and subjects within qur’ānic studies.

November 26, 2012

Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism

Scholarly encyclopedia covering all aspects of the Hindu tradition.

September 8, 2011

Encyclopedia of Christianity

Encyclopedia covering Christianity through its 2000-year history within a global context. Originally published 1999-2005.

May 17, 2010

Patrologia Latina

Electronic version of the works of the Church Fathers from Tertullian in 200 C.E. to the death of Pope Innocent III in 1216. Fundamental Latin texts for the study of late antiquity and early modern history.

September 5, 2008

Oxford Islamic Studies Online

Collection of works on Islam and the Islamic world. Includes scholarly encyclopedia articles, Qur'anic materials, and primary sources.

August 15, 2008

Encyclopaedia Judaica

Second edition (2007) of a scholarly encyclopedia covering Jewish history and culture.

August 15, 2008


From the Kennedy Institute of Ethics, this database indexes a selection of journal articles, book chapters, bills, laws, court decisions, reports, books, audiovisuals, and news articles relating to bioethics and professional ethics.

August 15, 2008

Oxford Reference Online: Religion

Collection of dictionaries and other reference works on religion from Oxford University Press.

August 15, 2008

ATLA Religion Database

Indexes general-interest and scholarly articles, book reviews, book chapters, and theses relating to religious concepts. Emphasis is on Christianity.


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