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Encyclopedias and Dictionaries
BL 1 - BL 632.5 Religions. Mythology. Rationalism.
BL 1-50 Religion (General)
BL 51-65 Philosophy of religion. Psychology of religion. Religion in relation to other subjects
BL 70-71 Sacred Books (General)
BL 71.5-73 Biography
BL 74-99 Religions of the World
BL 175-265 Natural Theology
BL 290 The Soul
BL 300-325 The myth. Comparative mythology
BL 350-385 Classification of Religions
BL 410 Religions in relation to one another
BL 425-490 Religious Doctrines (General)
BL 500-547 Eschatology
BL 550-619 Worship. Cultus
BL 624-639.5 Religious Life
BL 630-632.5 Religious Organization
Alternative Scriptures in the United States: A geographic guide to some alternative Scriptures with their origins in the United States.
American Religion Data Archive: Statistics on religious membership and attitudes in the U.S. and Canada
Atla Websites on Religion: World Religions: A collection of resources for the study of world religions
Hartford Institute for Religion Research: A resource highlighting emerging issues, statistics, and congregational data of various faith communities.
Library of World Religions and Faith Traditions: A resource from Patheos which highlights 50 major religious traditions and their origin, history, beliefs, rituals, ethics, and community life.
The Pew Forum on Religious and Public Life: Research, data, and news related to religion in the U.S.
The Pluralism Project: A resource from Harvard University that explores the changing religious landscape in the U.S.