Subject: Philosophy and Religion
ATLA Religion Database
The ATLA Religion Database,produced by the American Theological Library Association, is a compilation of three print indexes: Religion Index One: Periodicals (RIO(R)), Religion Index Two: Multi-Author Works (RIT(R)), and Index to Book Reviews in Religion (IBBR(R)). Covering such topics as Biblical studies, world religions, Church history and religious perspectives on social issues, the ATLA Religion Database contains over one million bibliographic records representing article citations from 650 journals, essay citations from 14,000 multi-author works, and book review citations. The indexing period is from 1949 to the present.
ATLA Serials is a fulltext collection of over 50 religion and theology journals. The collection's over 50,000 articles (and many more books reviews) address topics in the following fields: Archaeology, Bible, Ecumenism, Ethics, Missions, Pastoral Ministry, Philosophy, Religion, Society, and Theology.
Catholic Periodical and Literature Index
The Catholic Periodical and Literature Index is the product of a partnership between ATLA and the Catholic Library Association. The database covers all aspects of the Catholic faith and lifestyle, and includes over 360,000 index citations of articles and reviews 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. This database contains some articles plus links full text journal articles in other databases.
Major index to articles on Islamic history and the languages, literatures, and ethnography of the Islamic world.
New Catholic Encyclopedia
The New Catholic Encyclopedia contains hundreds of new, signed articles on a wide variety of topics. It also features biographies of contemporary religious figures, thousands of photos, maps, and illustrations, and completely updated bibliographical citations. Accessed via the Gale Virtual Reference Library. The print edition is in the Williams Library stacks at BX841 .N44 2003.
Oxford Islamic Studies Online
Oxford Islamic Studies Online contains more than 4,000 reference articles and chapters by leading scholars and specialists. It includes entries from the Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World; Qur'anic studies resources, including two Oxford World's Classics translations of the Qur'an, linked to the first online version of A Concordance of the Qur'an by Hanna Kassis; primary source documents with editorial introductions; and timelines covering major events in the Islamic world and corresponding events in general world history for context. Images provide useful visual perspectives on Islam.Subjects: Philosophy And Religion
Philosopher's Index provides indexing and abstracts from books and journals of philosophy and related interdisciplinary fields. It is a major source of information in the areas of aesthetics, epistemology, ethics, logic and metaphysics; it is also a rich source of material on the philosophy of various disciplines, such as education, history, law, religion and science.
ProQuest Religion is a comprehensive collection of journals covering religious issues and perspectives, including religious news and information, commentary on topics of general interest from the perspective of a particular religion, and formal theological studies. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG.
Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy
REP Online has as its core the full contents of the classic 10-volume print set, but REP Online is a resource designed to grow along with the discipline itself. Each year the REP editorial team adds a diverse range of new material, including newly commissioned entries by leading scholars.
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy is a dynamic encyclopedia published by the Center for the Study of Language and Information ... at Stanford University. Over 1000 professional philosophers are donating their time and labor to collaboratively write, referee, and maintain this reference work, which contains up-to-date content, in-depth coverage, extensive bibliographies, and links to other current web resources. Free: Internet resource
World Christian Database
The World Christian Database (WCD) includes detailed information on 9,000 Christian denominations and on religions in every country of the world. Extensive data are available on 232 countries and 13,000 ethnolinguistic peoples, as well as on 5,000 cities and 3,000 provinces. It complements the WRD by providing detailed demographic information on all aspects of global Christianity, including every Christian denomination.
World Religion Database
The World Religion Database (WRD) contains detailed statistics on religious affiliation for every country of the world. It provides source material, including censuses and surveys, as well as best estimates for every religion to offer a definitive picture of international religious demography. It offers best estimates at multiple dates for each of the world's religions for the period 1900 to 2050.
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