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Dewey Decimal Summaries
A more detailed break down of the Dewey Decimal System by the keepers of all things Dewey. The summaries start on page 9.
a document that gives brief definitions of commonly used library jargon
Other Resources Related to Your Assignment
"Global Prayer Digest"
From US Center for World Missions
"The Joshua Project"
Unreached people groups presented by US Center for World Missions
"Religion on the Web"
Links for study of various religious groups found on the Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning on Theology and Religion.
The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.
Adopt a People Group
Information about people groups and a very nice selection of links to sending agencies.
**A subscription service with limited access.** A website dealing with languages and the extent of translation of the Bible.
Library Religion Resources Related to Your Assignment
Digital Reference Related to Topic
Credo Digital Reference
General studies - a collection of over 700 titles with particular emphasis on encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, and reference handbooks. Includes a book collection of the IVP Bible Dictionaries.
Resources Recommended by Your Instructor
Two major journals in the area of Missions are, International Bulletin of Missionary Research and Missiology: an international review. Both of these titles are available and searchable in the ATLA/ATLAS database. The articles will be full text (you can read the whole article). Click the link below and select the ATLA/ATLAS database. Click on that link, click, "EBSCOhost Web", and then "choose databases" (found along the top of that new page).
Best Resources Chooser
This link will take you to another page where you can select the most appropriate resources for your research.
Dewey Numbers Related to Your Assignment
248 Christian Experience
269 Spiritual Renewal
hint: everything from 240-269 is possible to use, as it all deals with Christian life, theology, the Church and missions.