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Religion & Mythology


Full text of more than 600 subject-specific encyclopedias, biographies, chronologies and dictionaries — all from well-respected publishers

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A collection of ebooks on various subjects.

A platform that allows the user to search multiple EBSCO databases at once and retrieve single set of results

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A collection of premier reference books that you can view and search online. You can search a single book, within a subject or across the library’s entire book collection.

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161,000 multimedia resources, including high-quality full-length videos, video clips, images, audio files, interactives, maps and science experiments.


The second edition of a resource that is considered a standard reference in the field. Presents a cross-cultural approach that emphasizes religion’s role within everyday life and as a unique experience from culture to culture. The original 2,750 entries have been retained, many heavily updated, and approximately 600 entirely new articles have been added by an international team of scholars and contributors.

Comprehensive coverage of more than 2,300 North American religious groups in the U.S. and Canada—from Adventists to Zen Buddhists. Information is presented in two distinct sections, essays and directory listings describing the historical development of religious families and providing factual information about each group within those families. Includes, when available, rubrics for membership figures, educational facilities and periodicals.

Religions of the World 2nd ed., 6v, 2010

Entries examine every major belief and significant practice around the world as well as the religious history of each and key religious communities

This set provides information on current religious practices around the world with an emphasis on how religions impact the daily lives of their followers.

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