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References Resources:

Subject-Specific

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

General

Credo Reference (articles from almost 900 reference works, such as subject-specific encyclopedias)

Britannica Academic Edition (a general encyclopedia aimed at college students)

Gale Virtual Reference Library (a small set of reference resources on various subjects)

Oxford Reference (almost 900 reference resources, such as subject-specific encyclopedias, in all subjects)

Biography in Context (information about notable people, both contemporary and historical, from a wide range of sources, such as biographical dictionaries, magazines, newspapers, and academic journals)

Books

Converse’s Mickel Library Catalog

Ebook Central (ProQuest) (over 200k academic books)

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

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 E-books

Periodical Article Databases

Subject-Specific

Religion and Philosophy Collection (full-text articles from more than 300 journals in these two fields)

General

Academic Search Complete (one of the world’s largest databases of academic journals and magazines on all subjects)

JSTOR (non-current full-text articles in core academic journals in all subjects) (Arts and Sciences I, II, III, V, VII, VIII, and Music Collection)

Humanities Full Text (provides full-text articles from 300-ish core journals in history, religion, philosophy, literature, theatre, and film; provides citations to articles in another 400-ish journals)

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

Periodicals Available at Converse

Interlibrary Loan/PASCAL Delivers

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