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Religion: Finding Books

This guide provides information about Library resources as well as links to resources on the Web that supports religion courses taught at ACC.

Library Resources Quick Search

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Search Strategies

Possible search terms include:

  • Bible criticism
  • Bible interpretation
  • Buddhism
  • Catholicism
  • Christianity Philosophy.
  • Church and state
  • Church history
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Cults
  • Death religious aspects
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Hadith
  • India Religion
  • Islamic civilization
  • Islamic fundamentalism
  • Judaism
  • Judaism history
  • History biblical events
  • Monotheism
  • Mythology
  • Paganism
  • Protestantism
  • Qur'an
  • Religion
  • Religion and culture
  • Religion History
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Theology

Library Resources

Materials in our libraries are shelved according to the LC Classification system.

Common call numbers for this subject are:

  • BL: Religions, Mythology, Rationalism, Hinduism
    • BL 660-2680 History and principles of religion
    • BL 689-980 European, Occidental
    • BL 1000-2370 Asian, Oriental
    • BL 1100-1295 Hinduism
    • BL 1300-1380 Jainism
    • BL 1830-1883 Confucianism
    • BL 1899-1942.85 Taoism
    • BL 2390-2490 African
    • BL 2500-2592 American
    • BL 2700-2790 Rationalism
  • BM: Judaism
  • BP: Islam, Bahai Faith
  • BQ: Buddhism
  • BR: Christianity
  • BS: Bible and Exegesis
  • BT: Doctrinal Theology
  • BV: Practical Theology
  • BX: Christian Denominations

You can browse the library stacks or search the library catalog by call number.

Recent books

Remember: You can request a book from one campus be sent to another ACC Campus or held at an ACC campus of your choice. For faster service, ask a Librarian for help!

The following books are a sample of religion books you may find helpful to your study of religion:

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