All LibGuides are works in progress. This LibGuide is complete enough for the public. In this LibGuide you will find links to many items that can help you in the areas of Biblical Studies and exegesis. The various tabs lead you types of resources. All of the resources found in this LibGuide are available through our Library. Many of the items are eBooks, so available online, while others are physical books available in the physical library.
Publishers and Their Theological / Denominational Bias
Below is a sortable spreadsheet of various Christian publishers. The list has publisher name, theological/denominational background and a comments column. This is meant to help understand the theological bias of a publisher.
Title (SBL abbreviation) - Full Text of all articles from earliest to the Present - many have articles indexed, but not full text even earlier. If you want those articles you must request them through InterLibrary Loan (ask a Librarian).
Biblica (Bib) - Full Text 1966-Present Bibliotheca Sacra (BSac) - Full Text 1934-Present Catholic Bible Quarterly (CBQ) - Full Text 1939-Present Journal for the Study of the New Testament (JSNT) - Full Text 2012-Present Journal for the Study of the Old Testament (JSOT) - Full Text 1976-Present Journal of Biblical Literature (JBL) - Full Text 1890-Present Journal of Pentecostal Theology - Full Text 1992-Present Journal of the American Academy of Religion (JAAR) - Full Text 1967-Present Journal of the Evangelical Theology Society (JETS) - Full Text 1958-Present Novum Testamentum (NovT) - Full Text 1956-Present Vestus Testamentum (VT) - Full Text 1951-Present Zeischrift Fur Die Alttestamentliche Wissenschaft (ZAW) - Full Text 1933-Present [many articles in English]
To search within one of those journals, in ATLAS, put "JN" in the first box and follow that with the complete journal title in quotation marks, ie JN "Catholic Bible Quarterly". You will then enter your search terms in the other boxes.
Biblical studies, theology, ministry, and religion - premier database of peer reviewed articles, reviews, and citations. You will need to choose "EBSCOhost Web" and then select "Choose Databases" from along the top of the search engine area.
This course will compare the three Synoptic Gospel accounts of Jesus' life and ministry. An emphasis will be place upon his proclamation and demonstration of the Kingdom of God and the importance of his message for today.
This course explores specific sections within the Old/First Testament that describe and prescribe the ethical values of God and the diverse depictions of leadership and their varied outcomes. The course examines in general contemporary ethical theories an
This course explores key theological positions that undergird ministry leadership and will help students build a biblical foundation for strategic, transformational, and ethical leadership. Attention is given to how biblical truth and well-developed theol
This course explores Christian theology as it interacts with the diversity and complexity of various worldviews. Attention is given to defining, identifying, and critiquing various aspects of and contributing factors in the development of a worldview, as