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Welcome to the Religious Studies Subject Guide!
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ATLA Religion This link opens in a new windowThe ATLA Religion Database is a major research tool for the study of religion. It is the premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion, with most coverage from 1949 to the present.
Encyclopedia of Religion This link opens in a new windowThis is the electronic version of the 15-volume encyclopedia (2005, 2nd ed.) which encompasses all aspects in the field of religion.
Religions of the World: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices This link opens in a new windowCovering religions from around the world, this resource focuses less on scripture and more on the practices, cultures, and customs of people and their beliefs.
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