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Lucy Scribner Library

Religious Studies: Books

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We are currently working on a new version of our library catalog. While it still is in beta testing, feel free to try it out and provide us with feedback.


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Use WorldCat to search libraries across the country and world and then request the book using InterLibrary Loan (ILL) (5-8 business day delivery time).


Request Book Chapters

While books are physically sent to the library, a book chapter can be requested and is sent electronically as a PDF. If you only need a single chapter from a book, use the "Book Chapter" form in your ILL account. You'll have access to the PDF within 1-3 business days.


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Sign up for ILL to request books from other institutions (5-8 business day delivery time).
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Buddhism: What Everyone Needs to Know

Call Number BQ4022 .W75 2020

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Queer Religiosities

Call Number BL65.S4 W55 2021

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Bahá'í faith: The basics

Call Number BP365 .B83 2021

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The Qur'an: What everyone needs to know

Call Number BP130 .M396 2020

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American Catholics

Call Number BX1406.3 .T46 2020

Where's my book?
Books about religion will be located on the 2nd floor of the library.  The first two letters of the call number indicate the broad subject and then will be broken down into subtopics.  Search the catalog to find specific works.
 

B - Philosophy, Psychology, & Religion

(Yoga found here!)

BR - Christianity

BL - Religions, Mythology, & Rationalism

(Hinduism & Yoga found here!)

BS - The Bible
BM - Judaism BT - Doctrinal Theology
BP - Islam, Bahaism, Theosophy, etc. BV - Practical Theology
BQ - Buddhism BX - Christian Denominations