Bloomsburg University's Harvey A. Andruss Library

A COLLECTION OF ONLINE REFERENCE TOOLS APPROPRIATE FOR
THE UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT


BL - BX9999 : Religion

Total of 30 Records
 
Title: Adherents.com

Provider: Adherents.com

Subject Heading/s: Religions

LC Class: BL

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: "Adherents.com is a growing collection of over 41,000 adherent statistics and religious geography citations -- references to published membership/adherent statistics and congregation statistics for over 4,200 religions, churches, denominations, religious bodies, faith groups, tribes, cultures, movements, ultimate concerns, etc."
Indexed by name and location.


Title: Adherents.com

Provider: Adherents.com

Subject Heading/s: Religions

LC Class: BL

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: "Adherents.com is a growing collection of over 41,000 adherent statistics and religious geography citations -- references to published membership/adherent statistics and congregation statistics for over 4,200 religions, churches, denominations, religious bodies, faith groups, tribes, cultures, movements, ultimate concerns, etc."
Indexed by name and location.


Title: Association of Religion Data Archives

Provider: Association of Religion Data Archives

Subject Heading/s: Church statistics--United States; Religions--Statistics

LC Class: BL2525

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: This interactive site provides over 350 data files on American and international religion using online features for generating national profiles, maps, church membership overviews, denominational heritage trees, tables, charts, and other summary reports."


Title: Association of Religion Data Archives

Provider: Association of Religion Data Archives

Subject Heading/s: Church statistics--United States; Religions--Statistics

LC Class: BL2525

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: This interactive site provides over 350 data files on American and international religion using online features for generating national profiles, maps, church membership overviews, denominational heritage trees, tables, charts, and other summary reports."


Title: Bible, King James Version

Provider: University of Virginia Electronic Text Center

Subject Heading/s: Bible

LC Class: BS

Reference Category: Concordances

Description: As a searchable work, this becomes a concordance. From the Electronic Text Center at the University of Virginia.


Title: Bible, King James Version

Provider: University of Virginia Electronic Text Center

Subject Heading/s: Bible

LC Class: BS

Reference Category: Concordances

Description: As a searchable work, this becomes a concordance. From the Electronic Text Center at the University of Virginia.


Title: Bible, Revised Standard Version

Provider: University of Virginia Electronic Text Center

Subject Heading/s: Bible

LC Class: BS

Reference Category: Concordances

Description: As a searchable work, this becomes a concordance. From the Electronic Text Center at the University of Virginia.


Title: Bible, Revised Standard Version

Provider: University of Virginia Electronic Text Center

Subject Heading/s: Bible

LC Class: BS

Reference Category: Concordances

Description: As a searchable work, this becomes a concordance. From the Electronic Text Center at the University of Virginia.


Title: Book of Mormon

Provider: University of Virginia Electronic Text Center

Subject Heading/s: Book of Morman

LC Class: BX

Reference Category: Concordances

Description: As a searchable work, this becomes a concordance. From the Electronic Text Center at the University of Virginia.


Title: Book of Mormon

Provider: University of Virginia Electronic Text Center

Subject Heading/s: Book of Morman

LC Class: BX

Reference Category: Concordances

Description: As a searchable work, this becomes a concordance. From the Electronic Text Center at the University of Virginia.


Title: Buddhanet.net

Provider: Buddha Dharma Education Association Inc.

Subject Heading/s: Buddhism

LC Class: BQ

Reference Category: Guides

Description: Provides a broad range of primary and secondary texts, art works, study guides, an e-book library, a history time-line, information on ceremonies and rituals, and a global directory of Buddhist organizations.

Added 5/9/07


Title: Buddhanet.net

Provider: Buddha Dharma Education Association Inc.

Subject Heading/s: Buddhism

LC Class: BQ

Reference Category: Guides

Description: Provides a broad range of primary and secondary texts, art works, study guides, an e-book library, a history time-line, information on ceremonies and rituals, and a global directory of Buddhist organizations.

Added 5/9/07


Title: Catholic Encyclopedia

Provider: New Advent

Subject Heading/s: Theology; Catholic church

LC Class: BX

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: A transcription of the 1907 ed. of The Catholic encyclopedia; an international work of reference on the constitution, doctrine, discipline, and history of the Catholic church, produced by Kevin Knight.


Title: Catholic Encyclopedia

Provider: New Advent

Subject Heading/s: Theology; Catholic church

LC Class: BX

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: A transcription of the 1907 ed. of The Catholic encyclopedia; an international work of reference on the constitution, doctrine, discipline, and history of the Catholic church, produced by Kevin Knight.


Title: Easton,s 1897 Bible Dictionary

Provider: Christian Classics Ethereal Library

Subject Heading/s: Bible

LC Class: BS

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Online version of M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, 1897.


Title: Easton,s 1897 Bible Dictionary

Provider: Christian Classics Ethereal Library

Subject Heading/s: Bible

LC Class: BS

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Online version of M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, 1897.


Title: Encyclopedia Mythica

Provider: Encyclopedia Mythica

Subject Heading/s: Mythology; Folklore

LC Class: BL

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "This is an encyclopedia on mythology, folklore, legends, and more. It contains over 7000 definitions of gods and goddesses, supernatural beings and legendary creatures and monsters from all over the world."

Updated 11/30/2007


Title: Encyclopedia Mythica

Provider: Encyclopedia Mythica

Subject Heading/s: Mythology; Folklore

LC Class: BL

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "This is an encyclopedia on mythology, folklore, legends, and more. It contains over 7000 definitions of gods and goddesses, supernatural beings and legendary creatures and monsters from all over the world."

Updated 11/30/2007


Title: Islamic Studies, Islam, Arabic, and Religion

Provider: University of Georgia

Subject Heading/s: Islam

LC Class: BP

Reference Category: Bibliographies

Description: "This Islamic Studies website covers the areas of Islam, Arabic, and Religion (focusing on Western religions). It is particularly intended to be of use for students and teachers at all levels, as well for members of the general public who wish to get a non-polemical view of Islam (including Sunni Islam, Shi'ism, and Sufism) and to a lesser extent of Judaism and Christianity." Dr. Alan Godlas, professor of Religion at the University of Georgia, provides an annotated bibliography of links to texts at various sites.


Title: Islamic Studies, Islam, Arabic, and Religion

Provider: University of Georgia

Subject Heading/s: Islam

LC Class: BP

Reference Category: Bibliographies

Description: "This Islamic Studies website covers the areas of Islam, Arabic, and Religion (focusing on Western religions). It is particularly intended to be of use for students and teachers at all levels, as well for members of the general public who wish to get a non-polemical view of Islam (including Sunni Islam, Shi'ism, and Sufism) and to a lesser extent of Judaism and Christianity." Dr. Alan Godlas, professor of Religion at the University of Georgia, provides an annotated bibliography of links to texts at various sites.


Title: Koran

Provider: University of Virginia Electronic Text Center

Subject Heading/s: the Koran

LC Class: BP

Reference Category: Concordances

Description: As a searchable work, this becomes a concordance. From the Electronic Text Center at the University of Virginia.


Title: Koran

Provider: University of Virginia Electronic Text Center

Subject Heading/s: the Koran

LC Class: BP

Reference Category: Concordances

Description: As a searchable work, this becomes a concordance. From the Electronic Text Center at the University of Virginia.


Title: Mystica

Provider: MYSTICA

Subject Heading/s: Mythology; Mysticism; Religion; Parapsychology; Occultism; Supernatural

LC Class: BL

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: " . . . past and present ideas, concepts, beliefs, and practices in the worlds of the occult, mysticism and paranormal."
Categories are Ancient beliefs, Divination, Goddess and Witchcraft, Great mysteries, Magic, Neo-paganism, Other, Paranormal, Past and present beliefs, People, Religions and Sects, Rituals and Texts, Stones, and Theosophy:


Title: Mystica

Provider: MYSTICA

Subject Heading/s: Mythology; Mysticism; Religion; Parapsychology; Occultism; Supernatural

LC Class: BL

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: " . . . past and present ideas, concepts, beliefs, and practices in the worlds of the occult, mysticism and paranormal."
Categories are Ancient beliefs, Divination, Goddess and Witchcraft, Great mysteries, Magic, Neo-paganism, Other, Paranormal, Past and present beliefs, People, Religions and Sects, Rituals and Texts, Stones, and Theosophy:


Title: Religion and Ethics

Provider: BBC

Subject Heading/s: Religions

LC Class: BL

Reference Category: Encyclopedia

Description: A guide to Buddism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, and Sikhism.


Title: Religion and Ethics

Provider: BBC

Subject Heading/s: Religions

LC Class: BL

Reference Category: Encyclopedia

Description: A guide to Buddism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, and Sikhism.


Title: Saints Index

Provider: Catholic Online

Subject Heading/s: Christian patron saints--Biography; Christian saints--Biography

LC Class: BX

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "The Saints Index is an exhaustive list of Saints that contains all known information pertaining to each Saint." This directory, from Catholic Online, is also keyword searchable.


Title: Saints Index

Provider: Catholic Online

Subject Heading/s: Christian patron saints--Biography; Christian saints--Biography

LC Class: BX

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "The Saints Index is an exhaustive list of Saints that contains all known information pertaining to each Saint." This directory, from Catholic Online, is also keyword searchable.


Title: World Religions

Provider: Internet Sacred Text Archive

Subject Heading/s: Religions

LC Class: BL

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: "This site is a freely available non-profit archive of electronic texts about religion, mythology, legends and folklore, and occult and esoteric topics. Texts are presented in English translation and, in some cases, in the original language.

This site has no particular agenda other than promoting religious tolerance and scholarship. Views expressed here are not necessarily endorsed by the hosting organization (sacred-texts.com), our ISP or any sponsoring individuals or organizations."

Topics include Baha'i, Buddhism, Christianity, Confucianism, Jainism, Judaism, Hinduism, Islam, Mormonism, Paganism, Shinto, Sikhism, Taoism, Zoroastrianism, Timelines of World Religions, Origin of World Religions, I Ching, Hypertext Bible, Age of Reason, Sacred Books of the East, and Sacred Sexuality.


Title: World Religions

Provider: Internet Sacred Text Archive

Subject Heading/s: Religions

LC Class: BL

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: "This site is a freely available non-profit archive of electronic texts about religion, mythology, legends and folklore, and occult and esoteric topics. Texts are presented in English translation and, in some cases, in the original language.

This site has no particular agenda other than promoting religious tolerance and scholarship. Views expressed here are not necessarily endorsed by the hosting organization (sacred-texts.com), our ISP or any sponsoring individuals or organizations."

Topics include Baha'i, Buddhism, Christianity, Confucianism, Jainism, Judaism, Hinduism, Islam, Mormonism, Paganism, Shinto, Sikhism, Taoism, Zoroastrianism, Timelines of World Religions, Origin of World Religions, I Ching, Hypertext Bible, Age of Reason, Sacred Books of the East, and Sacred Sexuality.