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Biblical Interpretation Resource Guide

Print and online resources for biblical interpretation, study, and research

The Library subscribes to or provides access to a variety of high quality online resources from various publishers. The following resources provide access to many full-text journal and magazine articles.


ATLAS PLUS combines the premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion with ATLA's online collection of major religion and theology journals. ATLAS PLUS is produced by ATLA, the American Theological Library Association. Access is provided by EBSCO Publishing. Full text is provided for more than 294,000 electronic articles and book reviews.  [ >View title list. ] 

BAS [Biblical Archaeology Society] Library

The Biblical Archaeology Society (BAS) was founded in 1974 as a nonprofit, nondenominational, educational organization dedicated to the dissemination of information about archaeology in the Bible lands. The BAS Library contains the editorial content of Biblical Archaeology Review from 1975–present, as well as every issue of Bible Review (1985–2005) and Archaeology Odyssey (1998–2006). (Advertisements have been omitted.) Other resources include the New Encyclopedia of Archaeological Excavations Vol. 5, select videos lectures by noted scholars, and a number of books published by BAS. For more information, visit the BASLibrary FAQs.

JSTOR (Arts & Sciences III Collection)

JSTOR is a not-for-profit service dedicated to helping the scholarly community discover, use, and build upon a wide range of intellectual content in a trusted digital archive. Wesley has access to the JSTOR Arts & Sciences III collection, which includes journals in religion, languages and literature, music, film studies, folklore, feminist studies, and other disciplines. [ View title list. ] Note: JSTOR is a comprehensive database with multiple collections. Wesley provides access to one of JSTOR's many multi-disciplinary collections, but not the full JSTOR collection.

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