Religion

Online Reference Sources

Blackwell handbooks and companions in religion inlcuding Christianity, Hinduism, Judaism, and Islam.

Online version of the Cambridge Companions; offers introductions to major writers, artists, topics and periods within the fields of literature, classics, philosophy, religion and culture.

Cambridge Histories in religious studies including christianity, judaism, islam, bible studies and more.

A scholar-curated library of subject bibliographies in the humanities & social sciences; each entry offers a guided tour through key literature on a topic.

Review essays evaluating the current thinking on a field or topic. Articles review the key issues, reveal original arguments and concepts, and set the agenda for new research.

Reference content & commentary by renowned scholars, plus Qur'anic materials, primary sources, images, maps & timelines. Includes Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World and other core reference works on Islam.

Oxford dictionaries and encyclopedias of the Bible, Christianity, Budhism, Islam, & other world religions, published by Oxford University Press.

Dictionaries

Designed for use with pre-modern texts, from Zhou dynasty materials to 19th-century writings in China, Korea and Japan. Includes information on Chinese terminology derived from Confucianism, Daoism, secular literature, poetry, and historical works.

A digital version of the 1930s dictionary of Chinese Buddist terms by William Edward Soothill and Lewis Hodous.

A compilation of Buddhist terms, texts, temple, schools, persons, etc. found in Buddhist canonical sources.