World Religions

“Afghan Muslim at prayer.” Image. Embassy of Afghanistan/Washington, D.C. World Religions: Belief, Culture, and Controversy. ABC-CLIO, 2012. Web. 7 Sept. 2012.


A cart with books about various religions is available for your research.  Additional information can be found in encyclopedias and by conducting a search of our online catalog.  Use the “AHS Library Research Log” to keep track of the sources you use for your works cited page.




A list of passwords for remote use of databases is available in the library.


StudentResourcesInContextStudent Resources in Context offers contextual information on a broad range of topics, people, places, and events, including world religions. (English/Spanish translatable)

B_schoolBritannica provides new and continually updated journal articles, primary-source material, multimedia , links to expert websites, ebooks, including resources on the world’s major religions.

InformeInforme es una base de datos multidisciplinaria en español compuesta por revistas académicas a nivel Ibero-America.  Cuenta con mas de 400 publicaciénes, todas en text completo.

other_IconsWith Britannica Image Quest you can access approximately three million copyright-cleared photos and illustrations from over 50 of the best collections in the world.  Each image includes a citation.

Web Sites

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Search Engines

Can’t find what you’re looking for in the databases? Search the web using the search engines listed in the right-hand column of this page. These search engines will help you find reliable web sites that have already been evaluated by experts!

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