Judaism

The Theology Library concentrates on Judaism as a precursor of Christianity, through the Second Century A.D. only. Materials on Judaism from later periods are at Mugar Library.

This listing is primarily general reference materials at Mugar Library. Call numbers beginning with X are in the Reference area of Mugar Library. Call numbers beginning with THEO REF are located in the Reference section of the Theology Library.

Library of Congress Subject Headings:

  • Judaism
  • Jewish…(add term here, e.g., worship)
  • Reform Judaism
  • Hasidism

Contents in this guide:

Indexes and Abstracts
Dictionaries and Encyclopedias
Biographical Sources
Yearbooks and Directories
Atlases
Bibliographies

Guides to Research

Judaica Reference Sources: A Selective,Annotated Bibliographic Guide. 2nd ed. Charles Cutter.

XZ 6366 .C87 1993

A good starting point for research, this guide describes general and specific reference works relevant to Judaism. It concentrates on works published between 1975 and 1993.