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These indexes and databases are the best tools for finding journal articles and other sources in Religion. The most relevant databases are at the top of the list.

For more information or assistance, please contact the Humanities Librarian, Ivana Niseteo, at iniseteo@sfu.ca.

Top Resources

  1. A multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the arts and humanities. Some of the disciplines covered include: Asian Studies, Classics, History, Literature, Philosophy, and Religion.
  2. A multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the arts and humanities. Some of the disciplines covered include: Asian Studies, Classics, History, Literature, Philosophy, and Religion.
  3. Scholarly presentation of persons and subjects related to Catholicism and the humanities.
  4. Over 450,000 pages of primary-source material from the 16th and 17th Centuries.
  5. Encyclopedia of the first five centuries of Church History.

Other Resources

  1. Multidisciplinary index to academic & popular journals.
  2. Bibliographic index of topics such as biblical studies, world religions, church history, and religion in social issues.
  3. A collection of 20 different versions of the English Bible.
  4. More than 1,200 works from the Reformation and post-Reformation eras.
  5. Empire Online is a collection of over 70,000 images of original manuscripts and printed material, 1492-1969, taken from libraries and archives around the world, including Africa, the Americas, Australasia, Oceania, and South Asia.
  6. Ethnographic Video Online provides the largest, most comprehensive resource for the study of human culture and behavior - more than 750 hours and 1,000 films at completion.
  7. History of the world outside of Canada & the United States.
  8. The international classified bibliography of publications in European languages on all aspects of Islam and the Muslim world. It provides access to research published since 1906 in the field of Islamic Studies.
  9. Searchable, archival collection of core academic articles, books, and primary sources in arts, humanities and social sciences.
  10. Reference entries, book chapters, Qur'anic materials, Concordance of the Qur'an, primary sources, maps, images, and timelines on Islamic Studies.
  11. Full-text books and correspondence by seminal figures in the humanities, social sciences and literature.
  12. The electronic version of Migne's Patrologia Graeca, which contains more than 160 volumes of Greek material (with Latin translations) relevant to the study of the history of the Christian Church before 1439.
  13. An electronic version of the first edition of Jacques-Paul Migne's Patrologia Latina, published between 1844 and 1855, and the four volumes of indexes published between 1862 and 1865. The Patrologia Latina comprises the works of the Church Fathers from Tertullian in 200 AD to the death of Pope Innocent III in 1216.
  14. Covers all aspects of philosophy, and also includes material relating to religion.
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