Scholarship on the history and current state of women's religious experience in North America edited by Rosemary Skinner Keller and Rosemary Radford Ruether. More than 150 scholars contributed essays that focus on institutions, movements and ideas. Content is interreligious, interracial and... Read more about Encyclopedia of Women and Religion in North America
Black Studies Center is a fully cross-searchable gateway to such resources as Schomberg Studies in the Black Experience, International Index to Black Periodicals (IIBP), the Chicago Defender ( full text 1910-1975), and Black Literature Index.
The Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Religion seeks to provide accurate, scholarly information about the world’s many religions and topics of research and debate. It will grow and evolve continuously, compiling over time an extensive collection of vetted essays.
Encyclopaedia Islamica is based on the abridged and edited translation of the Persian Dāʾirat al-Maʿārif-i Buzurg-i Islāmī. When complete, this will be among the most comprehensive English language encyclopedias on Islam and the Muslim world. A unique feature of the Encyclopaedia Islamica... Read more about Encyclopaedia Islamica
The Treasury of Lives is a biographical encyclopedia of Tibet, Inner Asia, and the Himalayan region. The Treasury provides biographies of a wide range of figures, from Buddhist masters to artists and political officials; most essays are peer reviewed. Includes texts, maps, timelines, and images.
This new online encyclopedia describes modern-day Christian beliefs and communities in the context of 2000 years of apostolic tradition and Christian history. Based on the third, revised edition of the critically acclaimed German work Evangelisches Kirchenlexikon, this comprehensive and up-to-date encyclopedia includes all 5 volumes of the print edition of 1999-2008.... Read more about Encyclopedia of Christianity Online