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Religious Studies

This guide will help you identify key resources related to religious studies at Sonoma State and beyond.

Browsing the Print Collection

Books are organized by subject using the Library of Congress Classification system (LCC). The B section is designated for philosophy, psychology, and religion. BL - BX are specific to religion. The following table gives more details about how books are organized in the BL-BX sections. 

BL

Religions. Mythology. Rationalism

BM

Judaism

BP

Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc.

BQ

Buddhism

BR

Christianity

BS

The Bible

BT

Doctrinal Theology

BV

Practical Theology

BX

Christian Denominations

eBooks

The library subscribes to many e-books, which can be discovered in OneSearch and accessed from on or off campus with a Seawolf ID. 

OneSearch

Search OneSearch for books, media, articles, primary sources, newspapers, journals, and more. Selecting CSU+ will allow you to search across all CSU libraries and request items we don't have.

Here are some specific collections. The ACLS Humanities E-book collection is available for SSU students only. Project Gutenberg and the Prelinger Library are free to anyone.