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Religious and Ethical Studies

Use this page to get background information from encyclopedias and handbooks as well as to locate books to support your research.

Background Information

Search numerous encyclopedias and other reference works on religion, mythology and philosophy.

Books at Meredith

Use this box to search WorldCat for books in the Meredith library.


Go look at the books

Sometimes, it is better just to browse through books on a shelf. Library books are organized by subject, so knowing a few key call number areas makes this easy.


Books on Ethics are shelved in 170-179


Books on Religion are shelved in 200-299

  • 220-229: Bible
  • 270-279: History of Christianity
  • 280-289  Christian Denominations
  • 290-299  Other religions

Books from Other Libraries-- Search WorldCat

Search in WorldCat to find books at libraries around the world, and request them via Interlibrary Loan.


Search Ebook Central

Ebook Central contains over 200,000 e-books, most of which are scholarly. You can read books online, print or download individual chapters, and save e-books to a personal bookshelf.

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