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Theology - Online Databases

Academic Search Complete

Subject: Multidisplinary
Content : Full text to more than 8,000 periodicals, including more than 6,000 peer-reviewed journals, across a broad range of subject areas including the social sciences and the humanities

Short online tutorial on using this database

ACLS Humanities E-Book

Subject: Arts & Humanities
Content: A collection of over 3,000 full-text ebooks in the humanities. The collection has been chosen by the American Council of Learned Societies.

ATLA Religion Database and ATLASerials

Subject: Religion
Content: The premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion, with coverage from 1949 and retrospective indexing for some journal issues as far back as the nineteenth century

The ATLASerials component provides full text articles within the database.

British Humanities Index

Subject: Arts, Humanities, Current Affairs, Cultural Studies, Law, Politics, Media Studies
Content: From 1962 onwards. BHI indexes over 300 humanities journals and weekly magazines published in the UK and other English speaking countries, as well as quality newspapers published in the UK.

Cambridge Journals Online

Subject: Science, Humanities, Social Sciences
Content: Full text access to over 300 journals published by the Cambridge University Press

Early English Books Online - EEBO

Subject: Multidisciplinary, English, Literature
Content: Contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700 - from the first book printed in English by William Caxton, through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare and the tumult of the English Civil War.


Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)

Subject: Archive, Electronic Books, Language & Literature
Content: Contains digital images of every page of 150,000 books published during the 18th Century.


Encyclopedia Britannica School Edition

Subject: Multidisciplinary, Reference
Content: Through Scoilnet, Britannica offers a comprehensive range of age-appropriate resources

English Short Title Catalogue

Subject: Multidisciplinary, Literature
Content: Provides a description and holding libraries for items printed between 1475-1800 in Britain, Ireland, overseas territories under British colonial rule, and the United States. 

Google Scholar

Subject: Multidisciplinary
Content: Google Scholar enables you to search for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research. The service can be used to find articles from a wide variety of academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories and universities, as well as scholarly articles available across the web.


Subject: History, Politics, Philosophy, Education, Social Sciences
Content: An archive of the full text of nearly 1,800 of the core research journals in the fields of humanities, social sciences and science. Current journal issues are not included.

The Philosopher's Index

Subject: Philosophy, Theology, Criticism
Content: This bibliographic database offers informative, author-written abstracts covering scholarly research in all areas of philosophy. The literature covered goes back to 1940 and includes journal articles, books, book chapters such as contributions to an anthology and book reviews. The Philosopher's Index monitors over 550 journals from more than 40 countries.

Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Subject: Philosophy
Content: Covers Anglo-American, ethical and political, cross-cultural, interdisciplinary, continental and contemporary philosophy.

Sage Journals Online

Subject: Humanities, Social Science, Science, Business, Technology and Medicine
Content: Full text of over 500 journals in the fields of business, humanities, social sciences, and science, technology and medicine

Wilson Omnifile - (OmniFILE Full Text Mega)

Subject: Multidisciplinary
Content: With the full text of articles from over 2,500 publications, and indexing and abstracts from nearly 3,600 publications, this database provides invaluable support for research in all core undergraduate subjects and for cross-disciplinary work.


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