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Religious Studies

Important resources for the study of religion at the University of Michigan


Here you'll find a selection of bibliographic resources relevant for the academic study of the Hebrew Bible and history and culture of Ancient Israel. Find additional resources on the Ancient Near East section of the MENAS research guide and Bible & Rabbinics section of the Judaic Studies research guide  

Remember to use Library Catalog Search to find specific books in print or electronic format, including those from important series.

Listservs, blogs, web journals

Article Indexes / Databases

Reference Portals

Reference Works

Tip: Keep in mind that you may cross search many of the titles above via the Oxford Biblical Studies Online (OBSO) gateway

Other Online Text Collections / Corpora

Ugaritic Studies

See also “Ugaritic and Biblical Literature” (Mark Smith) Oxford Research Encyclopedias: Religion, pub. online Mar 2015

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