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Resource Guide:
World Religions

Sample Call Numbers

Topic Call Number
Religions, Mythology, RationalismBL 1-1108.7
Natural TheologyBL 175-265
Religions of the WorldBL 74-99
History and Principles of ReligionsBL 660-2680
JudaismBM 1-990
Islam, Bahaism, Theosophy, etc.BP 1-610
BudaismBQ 1-9800
ChristianityBR 1-1725
Christian DenominationsBX 1-9999

Sample Subject Headings

Start by searching the catalog by keyword. Use whatever terms you think best describe your topic. When you find a record that matches what you are looking for, view the record and see what subject headings were used. Then search again using that term as a subject search.

  • Religion
  • Judaism
  • Christianity
  • Confucianism
  • Daoism
  • Islam
  • Taoism
  • Orthodoxy

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
Great Religions of the WorldBL 80.2 .N347
Empires of Faith : The Fall of Rome to the Rise of Islam, 500-700D 121 .S27 2011
Sacred and Secular : Religion and Politics WorldwideBL 65 .P7 N67 2011
The Hindus : An Alternative HistoryBL 1151.3 .D66 2009
The Saint and the Sultan : the Crusades, Islam, and Francis of Assisi's Mission of PeaceBX 4700 .F6 M675 2009
The Disenchantment of the World: A Political History of ReligionBL 48 .G3413 1997
Faith and Freedom: Women's Human Rights in the Muslim WorldHQ 1170 .F35 1995
Religious Traditions of the World: A Journey Through Africa, Mesoamerica, North America, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, BuddhiBL 80.2 .R448 1993

Research Databases

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • Religion and Society in Central and Eastern Europe
  • Religion and Theology
  • Religion East and West
  • Adventist Review
  • Al-Tawhid: A Quarterly Journal of Islamic Thought and Culture
  • Mennonite Life
  • Hebraica
  • Hindu - Christian Studies Bulletin

These are just examples. To find more, or to look for a specific journal or periodical, search our Journals.

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