New Digital Collections for Divinity in 2016

We’ve been able to purchase several new digital collections to support the School of Divinity in 2016. All of the below are accessible via and via the Divinity subject guide

Brepols Database of Latin Dictionaries

Data­base comprising a large number of Latin dictionaries to assist translation from Latin into modern languages and to provide semantic and etymological explanations.

China, Culture & SocietyChina, Culture & Society

Digital collection of rare pamphlets (c. 1750-1929) from Cornell University Library creating a very rich source for research on China, addressing Chinese history, religion, culture, and everyday life.

 Christian-Muslim Relations Online Vol 1 & 2

History of relations between the two faiths as represented in works written by Christians and Muslims about the other and against the other

 Church Missionary Society Periodicals Collection Module 1.

Publications from the Church Missionary Society and the Latin American Missionary Society documenting missionary work from the 19th to the 21st century


Critical Editions of the New Testament

 Critical Editions of the New Testament Online

Digital collection of the principal critical editions of the New Testament


 Dead Sea Scrolls Electronic Library of Biblical Texts

A complete Hebrew transcription and English translation of the Biblical texts, together with high-resolution images

 Oxford International Encyclopedia of Peace [online]

Encyclopedia charts the interdisciplinary field of peace studies from ancient times to the present day

 Oxford Handbooks Online – Updates to Religion Collection 2013-15

Includes Oxford Handbook of Christology and Oxford Handbook of Atheism


 Oxford Bibliographies Online

New modules for Hinduism, Jewish Studies and Biblical Studies.

 Oxford Scholarly Editions Online – 18th Century Prose Module

Includes the Clarendon edition of the Works of David Hume


Twentieth Century Religious Thought Vol 1 (Christianity) and Vol 2 – (Islam)

Major new resource which brings together the seminal works and archival materials related to key worldwide religious thinkers in the Christian and Islamic traditions from the early 1900s until the turn of the 21st century

Christine Love-Rodgers – Academic Support Librarian – Divinity

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