Articles & Databases
USearch: Articles Search
On the library homepage, construct an article search by first using the left dropdown menu and selecting articles. Then, type your search into the search box and select search. All relevant article results will appear on the next page.
Alternatively, you can search databases directly to find relevant articles. Click on the recommended ones below, or visit the Religion Databases list or the comprehensive database list to find even more possibilities.
Highly Recommended Religion Databases
A primary resource for research in religion. Search for articles, essays and book reviews in all areas of religious study. Use the “Scriptures” tab to search for articles or essays on a particular passage of scripture.
A searchable database of PhD dissertations, Doctor of Ministry theses, and Masters' theses. Search by author, advisor, school, subject, or keyword. The full text of most dissertations and theses may be downloaded.
Full text collection of over 2000 academic journals. Both basic and advanced search options are available. Search one subject, more than one subject, or all subjects simultaneously.
Both a large website and an online collection of scholarly reference material. As a large website, it has many online resources, including media resources, to aid with preaching, teaching, and worship. Scholarly reference material includes important works such as the New Interpreter’s Bible commentaries and the New Interpreter’s Bible Dictionary. Follow links to “Research Library” and then “Legacy Library” to access the reference book collection.
An important online reference resource for the study of hymns and hymn writers. New articles are routinely added.
A searchable index of Doctor of Ministry theses. The index can be searched by author, advisor, or school.