Religious Studies

Combined Search | Core Databases | Related Databases | Encyclopedias | Selected Web Pages

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Digital Media iconResources with Digital Media

Combined Search

Full-text iconEBSCOhost Databases
Search several databases for citations, abstracts and thousands of full-text articles on Religious Studies and related fields. This is the place to start your search for articles.
Type: Full-text

Core Databases

Full-text iconBAS Library: Biblical Archaeology Society
Provides access to the Biblical Archaeology Review and additional research materials from the BAS.
Type: Full-text

Full-text iconJSTOR: Arts and Sciences Collection
Provides a retrospective, full-text collection that includes many of the core research and society published journals in key fields in the humanities and social sciences.
Type: Full-text

Full-text iconMarylhurst Digital Thesis Collection
Theses from Marylhurst graduates are available online through this portal. Each thesis has been added at the request of the author.
Type: Full-text

Related Databases

Digital Media IconCatalog of Art Museum Images Online (CAMIO)
The growing collection contains images of paintings, photographs, sculpture and other media from participating museums and institutions.
Type: Digital Media

Full-text iconGale Power Search
Provides a large collection of current periodical literature including newspapers, magazines and some academic journals.
Type: Full-text

Google Scholar @ Marylhurst
The Google Scholar search is configured to connect to Shoen Library’s resources improving the availability of some content.
Type: Web Page

Encyclopedias

Full-text iconEncyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World
Covers Islam from its roots to its role in the modern world.
Type: Full-text

Full-text iconEncyclopaedia Judaica
The 22 volume encyclopedia features thousands of articles pertaining to Jewish culture and is fully searchable online.
Type: Full-text

Full-text iconEncyclopedia of Philosophy
Provides accessible coverage of major themes in the study of philosophy.
Type: Full-text

Full-text iconEncyclopedia of Religion
The encyclopedia offers over 3000 entries from a cross-cultural perspective.
Type: Full-text

Full-text iconMelton’s Encyclopedia of American Religions
Covers more than 2,300 religious groups and discusses the historical development of religious families.
Type: Full-text
Selected Web Pages

Selected Web Pages

Bible Gateway
Features a search interface for several versions of The Bible.
Type: Web Page

Encyclopedia Mythica
The encylopedia contains many definitions and articles about figures in mythology, folklore and religion.
Type: Web Page

Religion Online
The web site links to over 5,500 articles pertaining to cultural and religious themes.
Type: Web Page


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