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Religion: Databases


Religion Databases

Other Specialized Databases

Database: America: History and Life

Description: Contains historical coverage of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present. Provides citations from over 2,000 journals published worldwide.  Useful for city history and urban context.


Database: Anthropology Plus

Description: The world's most comprehensive, focused index of bibliographic materials from the late 1800s to today in the fields of anthropology, archaeology, and interdisciplinary studies. Check out the other anthropology databases as well.


Database: Bibliography of Native North Americans

Description: Bibliographic database covering all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life. This resource covers a wide range of topics including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy. BNNA contains more than 80,000 citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents of the United States and Canada. Dates of coverage for included content range from the sixteenth century to the present.


Database: eHRAF World Cultures

Description: eHRAF World Cultures is a cross-cultural database that contains information on all aspects of cultural and social life. The annually-growing eHRAF database is unique in that the information is organized by cultures and ethnic groups and the full-text documents are subject-indexed at the paragraph level.


Database: Historical Abstracts

Description: Historical coverage of the world from 1450 to the present.


Database: Middle Eastern & Central Asian Studies

Description: Middle Eastern & Central Asian Studies, produced by NISC, is a systematic and non-evaluative bibliographic index of research, policy and scholarly discourse on the countries and peoples of the Middle East, Central Asia and North Africa. This database contains more than 413,530 records and coverage spans from 1900 and earlier to present.


SURFACE is an online repository of scholarly output from Syracuse University.  Here you can find articles, presentations, and other materials from the Religion Department.