Reference Resources


Catholic Encyclopedia (1913)

A Concise Companion to the Jewish Religion

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

A Dictionary of Buddhism

A Dictionary of Hinduism

A Dictionary of Popes

A Dictionary of the Bible

Encyclopedia Mythica

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

The Oxford Companion to the Bible

The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

The Oxford Dictionary of Saints

The Oxford Guide to the People and Places of the Bible


Credo Reference

Britannica Academic Edition

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Oxford Reference

Biography in Context



Converse's Mickel Library Catalog

eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) (over 130k academic books)

Ebooks (from eBrary) (over 100k academic books) AVAILABLE ONLY ON CAMPUS

PASCAL Delivers (combined catalog for South Carolina's college/university libraries)

WorldCat (combined catalog for most U.S. college, university, and public libraries)

Women Writers Online (complete transcriptions of texts published in English between 1526 and 1850)

Open-access Ebooks


Periodical Article Databases


Religion and Philosophy Collection


Academic Search Complete


Humanities Full Text

Readers' Guide Full Text Mega (magazine articles in all subjects)



Religious Studies (from Voice of the Shuttle)  

Virtual Religion Index   

ipl2 [Internet Public Library, Version 2]: Religion and Theology