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Religion: Subject Guide: Background Information

Resources for your religion research in the Smith Library Center and on the Web.

Online Reference Sources

Selected Reference Titles

Reference Books

Within interdisciplinary fields such as Religion, resources in many different subject areas will be useful. To find printed reference material relevant to your topic, start with WorldCat Local online catalog.

To find reference materials, search using keywords to describe your topic along with types of reference works (i.e. "culture handbook" or "religion encyclopedia"). You can also check the library's Web pages for subject guides for specific topics to find other suggested sources.

Below are a few titles to get you started. To check call number and location information, search the WorldCat Local online catalog.