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World Religions: Reference and Ebooks

If you are researching religion, faith, or spirituality start here for research suggestions.

Reference Books

The Reference section is located on the first floor of the library. Reference works are a good place to begin your research, focus a topic, and pick up on significant people, events, themes, aspects, and terminology. Subject encyclopedias like the ones listed below are ideal for getting an overview and factual information about a specialized topic.


Ebooks can be accessed from anywhere. Log in to Esearch for access. The library has 3 Ebook databases, ABC-CLIO, Ebrary, and EBSCO eBook Collection, each with subject categories for religion. Below are a few selections of available Ebooks.