General Christianity

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Indexes and Abstracts

ATLA Religion Database . 1949- . This is a electronic index to periodical articles, essays, and book reviews on religious subjects. It is available to the Boston University Community by clicking the above link or at  http://search.epnet.com/ login.asp?profile=burel. Corresponding print indexes and their locations are:

  • Religion Index One: Periodicals ( Mugar Reference XZ7753 .F53 ), covering 1949 to 2001.
  • Religion index two : Multi-Author Works 1970-1975 ( Theology Z7751 .R4 1970-1975 )
  • Index to Book Reviews in Religion (no print version available at Boston University)

Catholic Periodical and Literature Index. 1981+. The Catholic Periodical and Literature Index Online is the product of a partnership between ATLA and the Catholic Library Association. The database covers all aspects of the Catholic faith and lifestyle, and includes over 370,000 index citations of articles and reviews published in Roman Catholic periodicals, Papal documents, church promulgations, and books about the Catholic faith that are authored by Catholics and/or produced by Catholic publishers.

Humanities FullText . 1984+. This electronic index is part of the Wilson Web set of databases and is available to the Charles River campus community. It can be reached by clicking the link above or at http://hwwilsonweb.com/ . It indexes journals in the humanities, including religion, and includes full text coverage as of 1995. This index is available in print in the Mugar Reference area at XAI3 .H85M and covers the period of 1974/75 to the present.

Religion and Philosophy Collections. 1975+. This database provides extensive coverage of such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. Religion & Philosophy Collection offers more than 300 full text journals, including more than 250 peer-reviewed titles