Loyola University Chicago Libraries

Theology and Religious Studies: Biblical Studies

Research Databases

Databases index journal articles as well as other materials which might include books, book chapters, dissertations, or conference proceedings.

Use the Scripture Citation Index in each of these databases to search for journal articles (and other materials) on particular Biblical books, chapters, and verses; note the Scriptures link in the blue navigation menu at the top of the search screen.

online tutorial icon Watch these tutorials on finding and using biblical commentary:
Sources in the Cudahy Library Reference Collection (2:56) (transcript)
Sources in Library Databases (3:53) (transcript)
Sources in Books (2:10) (transcript)


Selected Online Reference Sources

Selected Print Reference Sources

Selected Language Resources

The Bible Online

Citing Scripture

All of the major citation styles employ special formats for citing the Bible; this summary provides guidelines and examples.

Subject Librarian

Jane Currie's picture
Jane Currie
773 508 2773