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THEO 303/405: The Pentateuch: Home

Robert DiVito

Reference Sources

A more complete list of online reference sources on religion and theology is found on the Home tab of the Theology and Religious Studies Research Guide.

The Oxford Reference Online collection titles listed below may be of particular interest.

Library Catalog

Review one useful search technique by watching this tutorial (2:10); you may also review a transcript of the tutorial.

Review instructions on how to perform phrase searches and use wildcards may be found in the catalog's help information; scroll down to the "How can I do more with the search panel?" heading and note links to these and other features.

Essential Research Database

Review the scripture searching technique by watching this tutorial (3:53); you may also review a transcript of the tutorial.

Citing Sources

The Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab) provides rules and examples for Chicago, MLA, and APA formats.

Copies of The Chicago Manual of Style and the MLA Handbook are available on every floor of the Information Commons and on reserve in Cudahy Library.

All of the major citation styles employ special formats for citing the bible; a summary may be found here.

Students using The SBL Handbook of Style for their citations will find a copy in the reference collection in Cudahy Library; ask for directions to the reference collection at the Circulation Desk.

Citation Managers

Our library provides access to RefWorks.  Zotero is an alternative to it.

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