Keep in mind that there are often several synonyms for the same topic – if you don’t find resources under ‘death penalty,’ for instance, you might try searching instead for ‘capital punishment.’
Catholic Research Resources Alliance
ATLA Religion Database - info
Compiled by the American Theological Library Association, ATLA Religion Database covers Biblical studies, world religions, church history, and religious perspectives on social issues. Topics include social sciences, history and humanities..
JSTOR - info
Over fifty Religion journals. Older volumes have been digitized, starting from the first issues and running up to 3 to 5 years ago.
Note: Current issues are now available for selected journal titles.
Oxford Biblical Studies Online - info
Access to six essential Oxford editions of the Bible, with commentary and annotations from study Bibles seamlessly combined with reference material and important source texts.
- Biblical Archaeology Review
- Bible Review
- Archaeological Odyssey
Catholic Periodical and Literature Index Online - info
Includes indexed citations to articles published in Roman Catholic periodicals, Papal documents, church promulgations, and books about the Catholic faith that are authored by Catholics and/or produced by Catholic publishers.
Old Testament Abstracts - info
Indexing and abstracts for journal articles, monographs, multi-author works, and software from over 450 journals is covered. All abstracts are in English, regardless of the language of the original work. Topics covered include antiquities, archaeology, biblical theology, philology and much more.
Religious and Theological Abstracts - info
Summaries of articles appearing in scholarly journals in the fields of Religion and Theology. A wide variety of periodical literature, including Christian, Jewish, and other World religions. English language abstracts of articles in English, Hebrew, Afrikaans, and major European languages.
Cambridge Companions to Philosophy, Religion, & Culture - info
Scholarly essays are freely searchable, and available full-text in PDF format within the database. The scope of the volumes ranges from, for instance, a Companion devoted to Reformation Theology in general to one discussing only a particular individual, such as Martin Luther.
Philosopher's Index - info
This international resource provides indexing and author-written abstracts from books and journals of philosophy (over 480) in the 15 fields of philosophy and in related fields. Coverage includes the areas of ethics, aesthetics, social philosophy, political philosophy, epistemology, and metaphysic logic as well as material on the philosophy of law, religion, science, history, education, and language.
Post Learning Commons and Drexel Library
Fine and Performing Arts, History, International Relations, Philosophy, Political Science, Public Administration, and Theology
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