This page contains links to both subscribed resources available through the Archibald Library and recommended free resources.
ATLA Religion Database with Serials indexes articles and essays in religious, biblical, and theological studies. It's the best starting place for most biblical studies topics.
E-books on EbscoHost (formerly NetLibrary)
This collection contains over 150,000 full-length e-books in virtually every academic discipline, with significant representation in biblical studies. The database allows for searching within the text of the books as well as title and subject searching.
Academic Search Complete is the world's most comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database. It contains a wide range of journal articles and other literature across virtually all academic disciplines.
This index provides citations from magazines and journals focused on church ministry and theology, many published by denominations or Christian ministry organizations. The Archibald Library has print subscriptions to many of the periodical indexed in CPI.
TREN (Theological Research Exchange Network)
TREN provides access to theses and dissertations from a range of seminaries and divinity schools in North America. Contact the library for help in retrieving and unlocking digital copies of the available documents.
Recommended Internet Sources:
Info (Resource Directory)
A directory of useful links and resources sorted by specific subject areas. Most links include both printed reference works and electronic resources.
Bible and Critical Theory (Journal)
An online scholarly journal for biblical studies. Contains peer-reviewed articles and an active series of book reviews.
Research (Resource Directory)
Detailed information on the history of the canon, texts, and versions of Scripture.
Dead Sea Scrolls
Articles and high quality images of the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Directory of Open Access
Full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and many languages.
Access part or all of hundreds of thousands of books from university library collections. Google books can also be a great way to search inside books held in the Archibald Library's print collection.
Access scholarly literature in various forms including journal articles and conference papers. Also track citations of specific works.
Institute of Biblical Greek (Resource Directory)
Aids for four main areas of New Testament exegesis (lexical, morphological, grammatical, contextual).
Critical texts of the "Old Testament" Pseudepigrapha and related literature.
Resource Pages for
Biblical Study (Resource Directory)
Links to various websites and articles related to the bible, specifically the new testament.