Top 5 Religion Resources

The links below represent the top five research sources in your discipline, as selected by the UCSD Library. Need help with your research? Ask a librarian!

ATLA Religion Database [UCSD Only]
1949-present. Indexes journal articles, books and collected essays on all aspects of religious studies, from ancient history to the present. [Full Description]

Finding God in Cyberspace : A Guide to Religious Studies Resources on the Internet
Authored by John L. Gresham, this is a very thorough and current guide to good Internet resources for the study of religion.

Encyclopedia of Religion
Major encyclopedia, covering all major religions. 16 volumes. Hundreds of authoritative articles. A great starting place for research.

Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy [UCSD Only]
The online, expanded and updated version of the 1998 print edition. Contains subject guides, links to new articles and updates, and full text search capability. [Full Description]

International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences [UCSD Only]
Over 3,800 articles spread over 99 subject areas. Links from references to abstracts, browsable indexes. A key research tool. See especially articles on Religious Studies. For full text use hard copy in SSHL Reference Stacks H 41 .I58 2001. [Full Description]

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