Library

Tag: Theology and Religious Studies

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Library of the Society of Friends now on COPAC

January 16th, 2014 at 11:01

The holdings of the Library of the Society of Friends have been added to Copac.

Wiley’s Online Encyclopedia of Ancient History: database trial

November 4th, 2013 at 02:11

The libraries are running a trial of the Wiley Online Encyclopedia of Ancient History. The publisher’s description: “The only comprehensive collection of twenty-first century scholarship available on the entire ancient Mediterranean world. Our board of experienced and internationally diverse editors has collected over 5,000 original entries spanning the late Bronze Age through the seventh century CE. [...]

Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics Online: database trial

October 11th, 2013 at 09:10

We are running a trial of the beta version of Brill’s Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics. The publisher writes: “The Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics (EAGLL) is a unique work that brings together the latest research from across a range of disciplines which contribute to our knowledge of Ancient Greek. It is an [...]

Parker Library on the Web: new database

June 6th, 2012 at 03:06

Following our trial, we have now purchased Parker Library on the Web.   Parker Library on the Web is a collection of high-resolution digital copies of most manuscripts in the Parker Library of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge.   It includes Old English, Anglo-Norman and Middle English texts, and spans theology, music, medieval travelogues and maps, apocalypses, bestiaries, royal ceremonies, historical [...]

Parker Library on the Web: database trial

May 4th, 2012 at 09:05

We are currently running a trial of The Parker Library on the Web.     This database is a collection of high-resolution digital copies of most manuscripts in the Parker Library of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge.  The Old English, Anglo-Norman and Middle English texts include theology, music, medieval travelogues and maps, apocalypses, bestiaries, royal ceremonies, historical chronicles and Bibles. [...]

Database trial: Revue d’Histoire Ecclésiastique Online

December 5th, 2011 at 09:12

We have a 30-day trial to the online version of the Revue d’Histoire Ecclésiastique.  “Founded in 1900, the Revue d’histoire ecclésiastique presents articles covering the entire history of Christianity. All of these articles are based on original source research and often develop innovative aspects in the area of historical methodology.”  The online version contains data [...]

New resource: Translated Texts for Historians

December 2nd, 2011 at 12:12

Thanks to collaboration between the School of History and the Departments of Classics and Theology & Religious Studies, we have been able to buy the e-book collection, ‘Translated Texts for Historians’. The Translated Texts for Historians E-Library contains 50 volumes that bring together a wealth of important historical sources from 300-800 AD translated into English. [...]

Steinsaltz Talmud Bavli: coming soon to the Hallward Library

1 October 12th, 2011 at 03:10

The Steinsaltz Talmud will be arrive in the Hallward Library in the next week. This is the most accessible edition available of the Talmud, the nearly 2,000-year-old, central text of the Jewish people. Translated from the Aramaic to modern Hebrew, with explanations and commentary by one of the great Talmud scholars of all time, Rabbi [...]

Hebrew Journals Pilot Project

September 14th, 2011 at 06:09

We have joined the Hebrew Journals Pilot Project. We gain access to the journals: Horizons in Geography -covering all aspects of geography in the Middle East and the greater region, such as historical geography and physical geography. Megamot -dedicated to behavioral studies: psychology, sociology, social work, and related fields. Tarbiz – the leading Jewish Studies [...]

Theologians in Conversation

September 2nd, 2011 at 02:09

Theology is a discipline that thrives on dialogue and discussion; and academic theology sets as one of its aims the creation of spaces of discourse in place place of discord. In the Why Study, Sacred Calendar, and Theologians in Conversation videos, theologidans discuss their work and questions that they see as significant for today. You can [...]