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  • 1. Digital Dictionary of Buddhism

    This dictionary is a compilation of Buddhist terms, texts, temple, schools, persons, etc. found in Buddhist canonical sources. (Updates ongoing based on user contributions)
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  • 2. British Humanities Index

    BHI indexes and abstracts approximately 400 internationally respected humanities journals and weekly magazines published in the UK and other English speaking countries, as well as quality newspapers published in the UK. This database includes a thesaurus. Subject coverage includes archaeology, current affairs, education, economics, environment, gender studies, history, law, political science, and religion. (Updated monthly)
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  • 3. JSTOR: The Scholarly Journal Archive

    JSTOR is a full-text journal database which provides access to more than 1,200 titles in the fields of African-American studies, anthropology, architecture, Asian studies, biological sciences, botany, ecology, economics, education, film, finance, folklore, history, language, literature, mathematics, middle east studies, music, philosophy, political science, population/demography, religion, sociology, and statistics. Coverage begins with volume one of each title and continues to within 3 to 5 years of the most current issue, depending on the title. The "moving wall" represents the time period between the last issue available in JSTOR and the most recently published issue of a journal; it is specified by publishers in their license agreements with JSTOR. Graphs, photographs, and other images are included. UW-Madison Libraries have acquired the following JSTOR collections: Arts & Sciences I-XIV; Biological Sciences; Business; Ecology & Botany I-II; Health & General Sciences; Ireland; Language & Literature; Music. (Updated irregularly)
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  • 4. Guide to Social Work, Social Science and Religion in Periodical Literature

    An index to scores of magazines and scholarly journals in religion and social science, including many that are not included in traditional indexing sources. The database is multidisciplinary in nature, with many titles crossing over between religion, the family, philosophy, and social work. See http://www.nplguide.com/Periodicals.htm for a list of periodicals included.
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  • 5. Index of Christian Art

    The Index of Christian Art provides text descriptions and bibliographic references for over 75,000 works of Early Christian and Medieval art in 17 media, created from early apostolic times to 1400. (Additional holdings being added will extend the date range for manuscripts to the sixteenth century.) Extensive thematic and iconographic indexing is also provided. Approximately 100,000 are linked for viewing, and citations are given for published sources of reproductions, if known. The online database is a portion of the 200,000-item indexed picture file compiled at Princeton University. Three copies of the complete index exist and may be consulted at: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library in Washington, D.C.; Getty Research Center, Los Angeles; and Rijksuniversiteit, Utrecht. (Updated annually)
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  • 6. Cairn (French)

    This journal database covers subjects in the humanities and social sciences, representing primarily French and Francophone scholarly publications. Since February 2006, the National Library of France has been involved with this project. UW-Madison library subscribes to Cairn's humanities and social sciences package which includes 218 journals, most with articles in French, but a few in English. Subject areas include law, economics, business, geography, history, literature and language, philosophy, psychology, communications, education, political science, and sociology. To use the Cairn database, stay on the homepage with the Revues tab highlighted. Type a keyword or words in the top box, or select journals by discipline or title. Please note: a few of the search results might not allow access, as the UW-Madison library does not subscribe to all of the journal titles included in Cairn.
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  • 7. Hebrew Manuscripts

    Manuscripts from the Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America (JTS) of New York. This site includes an invitation to other libraries to submit manuscripts for digitization for Jewish cultural heritage. Numerous historically significant items from across Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, Persia, India, and North America in Hebrew and many other languages are included. (Updates ongoing)
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  • 8. Philological Museum: an Analytic Bibliography of On-Line Neo-Latin Titles

    This is an ongoing bibliography of writings in Latin in all disciplines from the fourteenth century onward whose digitizations are freely available on the Web. Entries are arranged alphabetically by author (in the case of anonymous works, by standard title) or by translator into Latin (these entries have cross references from the name of the original author) and include hotlinks to the digitizations themselves. (Updated irregularly)
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  • 9. Religion and the Law (Hein Online)

    Books, periodicals, and bibliographies on the development, history, organization, and fundamental principles of various world religions. Also includes Christian Legal Society publications, an assortment of Canon Law, and rare historical bibles.
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  • 10. Base d'Information Bibliographique en Patristique

    The BIBP is a bibliography of journal articles in Patristics (the study of ancient, but post-biblical, Christian theological and ecclesiastical writers). Although the primary language of this resource is French, the articles listed are in many languages, including English. Searching by proper name in French and in English for the same person (e.g. Cassien/Cassian) brings up different sets of results.
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