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Key Resources in Religious Studies

Humanities International Complete
Abstracts and some full text covering diverse subject areas of the humanities.  [More about Humanities International Complete] 

Multidisciplinary journal collection, including the social sciences, humanities, and sciences.  [More about JSTOR] 

Oxford Bibliographies: Religious Studies
This database offers the best features of an annotated bibliography and a high-level encyclopedia, across the subjects of Biblical Studies, Buddhism, Hinduism, Islamic Studies, Jewish Studies, and the Renaissance & Reformation. [More about Oxford Bibliographies: Religious Studies] 

Religion and Philosophy Collection
Full-text bibliographical database of religion and philosophy, with more than 300 full-text journals for researchers and students of theology and philosophical studies.  [More about Religion and Philosophy Collection] 

Additional Resources in Religious Studies

Academic Search Ultimate
This is a multidisciplinary collection of articles from scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers and other sources.  [More about Academic Search Ultimate] 

Acta Sanctorum
Encyclopedic Latin text examining the lives of Christian saints, organized by each saint's feast day. [More about Acta Sanctorum] 

America: History and Life
Citations to the literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the early 20th century.  [More about America: History and Life] 

American History in Video
Features 6,000 video titles with searchable transcripts synchronized to video. [More about American History in Video] 

American Sermons Collections
More than 8,000 sermons delivered from 1652-1819 on topics such as politics, society, religion, and family life. [More about American Sermons Collections] 

Anthropological Literature
Provides citations and links to journal articles, reports, commentaries, and obituaries for the fields of social, cultural, physical, biological and linguistic anthropology; also for ethnology, archaeology, folklore and material culture. [More about Anthropological Literature] 

Art Full Text/Art Index Retrospective
Featuring full-text articles, indexing and abstracts from an international array of publications, this database is a comprehensive resource covering fine, decorative and commercial art, as well as photography, folk art, film, architecture and much more. This international database indexes hundreds of peer-reviewed journals and art dissertations and offers full text of articles dating back to 1995.  [More about Art Full Text/Art Index Retrospective] 

The Artstor Digital Library provides over 1.6 million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with an accessible collection of software tools for organizing and presenting research, with contributions from outstanding international museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates.  [More about Artstor] You must create an individual account to download images. See special terms for important information on use restrictions.

CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online)
Comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs. [More about CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online)] 

CQ Researcher and CQ Global Researcher
A collection of in-depth and fact-checked reports on pressing domestic and international issues.  [More about CQ Researcher and CQ Global Researcher] 

Early American Imprints
Full-text and full-image access to books, pamphlets, and broadsides printed in the United States from 1639 to 1819. [More about Early American Imprints] 
Use the Evans Text Creation Partnership interface for full text searching of the Evans/Series I titles.

Early Church Texts
This database provides access to Greek and Latin texts related to the Early Church, from the first to the fifth century, with online dictionary links, English translations, a search facility and notes. [More about Early Church Texts] 

Early English Books Text Creation Partnership (TCP)
Full text searching of many titles in the Short Title Catalog of English Books. [More about Early English Books Text Creation Partnership (TCP)] 

Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)
Eighteenth-century English-language texts digitized from the holdings of the British Library. [More about Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)] 

eMedia Videos are provided by the Utah Education Network. [More about eMedia] 
Create a free account to access the full collection of videos.

GenderWatch is a full-text database of publications that focus on the impact of gender across a broad spectrum of subject disciplines. It indexes academic and scholarly journals, newspapers, books, conference proceedings, and government publications.  [More about GenderWatch] 

Historical Abstracts
World history and culture citation-and-abstract database. [More about Historical Abstracts] 

Human Relations Area Files (World Cultures)
Provides online access to currently produced annual installments from Human Relations Area Files, Inc. The online version draws from monographs, journal articles, and manuscripts of cultural anthropology materials relating to cultural groups (past and present) both in North America and worldwide.  [More about Human Relations Area Files (World Cultures)] 

International Medieval Bibliography (IMB)
IMB Indexes books, articles, book chapters, and other publications on the European Middle Ages, covering Europe, the Middle East and North Africa in the period 400-1500 (USU's subscription is provided through the Tanner Endowment Fund). [More about International Medieval Bibliography (IMB)] 

Irreantum is the literary magazine for the Association for Mormon Letters. [More about Irreantum] 

Making of America
A digital library of primary sources in American social history. [More about Making of America] 

MLA International Bibliography
International modern language and literature bibliographic database. Includes the MLA Directory of Periodicals, with citations from over 5,000 journals and series, monographs, working papers, and conference proceedings all together.  [More about MLA International Bibliography] 

Mountain West Digital Library
Easy-to-use search portal for finding online text, images, and sound files from libraries and archives in Utah, Nevada, and Idaho. [More about Mountain West Digital Library] 

North American Women's Letters and Diaries
Primary-source material documenting women's experience in the United States. [More about North American Women's Letters and Diaries] 

Project MUSE
Multidisciplinary e-journal collection for humanities and social sciences. [More about Project MUSE] 

Provides articles from journals of the American Psychological Association.  [More about PsycARTICLES] 

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
Includes information on a broad range of topics in psychiatry, psychology, and anthropology. Some example topics are mental processes, emotional & behavioral characteristics, and observational & experimental methods.  [More about Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection] 

PsycINFO via EBSCOhost
One of the top resources for research in psychology and the behavioral and social sciences. Includes information on topics ranging from education to pharmacology.  [More about PsycINFO via EBSCOhost] 

Regesta Imperii
European History foreign language database. [More about Regesta Imperii] 

Religions of America
Digital collection providing more than 660,000 pages of content that follow the development of religions and religious movements born in the US from 1820 to 1990, drawing from manuscripts, pamphlets, newsletters, ephemera, and visuals. [More about Religions of America ] 

Database of peer reviewed journal articles. Full text is not included, but Article Linker provides access to full text articles when available.  [More about Scopus] 

Sociological Abstracts
Abstracts and citations to articles in journals in sociology, family studies, women's studies, and related social sciences, as well as abstracts to dissertations, conference proceedings, and books, covering 1952-present.  [More about Sociological Abstracts] 

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Dynamic encyclopedia updated by experts in the field. [More about Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy] 

Times (London) Digital Archive
The complete digital edition of The Times (London). [More about Times (London) Digital Archive] 

Witchcraft in Europe and America
Digital collection on witchcraft from the 15th century to the early 20th century that includes anti-persecution writings, works by penologists, legal and church documents, exposés of persecutions, and philosophical writings and transcripts of trials and exorcisms. [More about Witchcraft in Europe and America] 

World Digital Library
The World Digital Library (WDL) makes available on the Internet, free of charge and in multilingual format, significant primary materials from countries and cultures around the world. [More about World Digital Library] 
Also known as: UN World Digital Library 

World Factbook - CIA
The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for over 250 world entities. [More about World Factbook - CIA] 

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