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Print Sources: A good starting point is the reference section of the library, which will provide outlines on various topics. Some good sources to consult are the following:
Antes, Peter, ed. New Approaches to the Study of Religion: Regional, Critical, and Historical Approaches. Walter de Gruyer: New York, 2008. 291 N532an
Carroll, Bret E. The Routledge Historical Atlas of Religion in America. Routledge: New York, 2000. R 200.9730 C319r
Christiano, Kevin J. Sociology of Religion: Contemporary Developments. Rowan and Littlefield Publishers: Lanham. MD, 2008.306.6 C555s
Crowe, Benjamin D. Heidegger’s Phenomenology of Religion: Realism and Cultural Criticism. Indiana University Press: Bloomington, IN, 2008.210.92 H465 Zc
Comay, Joan. Who’s Who in the Old Testament. Oxford University Press: New York, 1993.R 221.92 C728w
Guinn, David E, ed. Handbook of Bioethics and Religion. Oxford University Press: Oxford, 2006. R 174.957 H236gu
Hall, Timothy L. American Religious Leaders. Facts on File, Inc.: New York, 2003.R 200.92273 H193a
Levinson, David. Religion: A Cross-Cultural Encyclopedia. ABC-CLIO: Denver, 1996.R 200.3 L665r
Mann, William E., ed. The Blackwell Guide to the Philosophy of Religion. Blackwell Pub.: Malden, MA, 2005. R 210 B632ma
Mays, James L. gen. ed. The Harper Collins Bible Commentary. Harper SanFrancisco: San Francisco, 2000. R 220.7 H295m
Mead, Frank S. and Samuel S. Hill. [Revised by Craig D. Atwood] Handbook of Denominations in the United States 11th Ed. Abingdon Press: Nashville, 2001. R 200.973 M479h 11th
Metzger, Bruce M. and Michael D. Coogan eds. The Oxford Guide to People & Places of the Bible. Oxford University Press: New York, 2001. R 220.903 O98m
Meyers, Carol Gen Ed. Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books, and the New Testament. Houghton Mifflin Company: Boston, 2000.
R 220.92082 W872m
The New Interpreter’s Bible Vol. 1. Abingdon Press: Nashville, 1994. R 220.77 N532n
Wade, Nicholas. The Faith Instinct: How Religion Evolved and Why it Endures. Penguin Press: New York, 2009.201 W1231f
Williams, Peter W. America’s Religions From Their Origins to the Twenty-first Century. University of Illinois Press: Urbana, IL, 2008.200.973 W726a 3rd ed.
Worth Jr., Roland H. Biblical Studies on the Internet. McFarland & Company: Jefferson, North Carolina, 2002. R 220.16 W932b
Wuthnow, Robert, ed. Encyclopedia of Politics and Religion. CQ Press: Washington, 2007.R 322.103 E56w
HUMANITIES INDEX R 016.0013 H918h INDEX TABLES
INDEX TO JEWISH PERIODICALS R 016.296 I88i INDEX TABLE
OLD TESTAMENT ABSTRACTS R 221.605 O44o INDEX TABLE
Project Muse: contains such full text journals as: The Journal of Early Christian Studies and Modern Judaism
READER’S GUIDE TO PERIODICAL LITERATURE R 051 R286r INDEX TABLE
SOCIAL SCIENCES INDEX R 016.3 S768s INDEX TABLES
TEL: Expanded Academic ASAP (allows the user to limit the search to scholarly journals), InfoTrac OneFile, and General Reference Center Gold all provide varying degrees of full text access.