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Welcome to the Erickson Library's Religion subject guide. You'll find tabs at the top that will lead you to additional information with print and online resources. 

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Books and EBooks

Call Number Locations

BL: Religions, Mythology, Rationalism
BM: Judaism
BP: Islam
BQ: Buddhism
BR: Christianity
BS: The Bible
BT: Doctrinal Theology
BV: Practical Theology
BX: Christian Denominations

Print Books on Religion

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Reference Books on Religion


Religion Databases

Keyword Search Tips

1. Useful keywords: religious studies, Christianity, Confucius, Islam
2. Break down your topic into smaller concepts and identify synonyms.
3. Use and to combine keywords, i.e. "christianity and old testament"
4. Use or to expand your results, i.e. "Confucianism or Buddhism"
5. Use "quotaton marks" to search keywords as a phrase, i.e. "religious studies"
6. Use an asterik* to search multiple endings, i.e. relig* will search religion, religious, etc.



Informational Websites


Religion OER textbooks

What is an OER?

OER Video