Research Guides

Biblical Studies Resources (AHTL Research Guide)

This guide is intended to orient the user to selected resources for the study of the Bible at Andover-Harvard Theological Library and in online resources licensed by the Harvard Library. It is written for Harvard library users and non-Harvard users interested in the type of information we can provide. It includes finding biblical texts, scholarly commentary in books and articles, and additional sources of information (atlases, concordances, and dictionaries).

Finding Sermons on Biblical Passages (AHTL Research Guide)

Although there are many sermons in the Andover-Harvard Theological Library collection, tracking down sermons by topic can be challenging. This guide offers assistance in locating sermons on a Biblical passage, of a historical period, on a theme, or by denominational affiliation.

ATLA Religion Database (AHTL Research Guide)

This guide explains how to use the ATLA Religion Database to locate journal articles, essays, sermons, and book reviews in the field of religion. It includes videos that demonstrate how to search for research on sacred texts, including the Bible.

Chicago Manual of Style

Fully searchable version of the 15th and 16th editions of the Chicago Manual of Style. Also includes Chicago Manual Q & A, online tools, and a Chicago Style Citation Quick Guide.