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Religion: Finding Articles

A guide to religion resources at the Belk Library and Information Commons.

Scholarly/Peer Reviewed Journals

What are "scholarly" or "peer-reviewed" articles?

  • Written by scholars or experts on the topic
  • Content has been critically evaluated by other experts
  • Contain citations (footnotes and/or bibliography) documenting sources

For more information, see  the Popular and Scholarly Sources Tutorial.

Citation Resources

A citation is a record of where you encountered a certain idea. Citing your sources helps other scholars track down resources they find of interest. Proper citation helps us all build on our knowledge.

KnightCite Citation Service

Owl: Purdue Online Writing Lab


Recommended Databases for Religion

Other Useful Databases for Religion

Google Scholar

Google Scholar Search

Primary Sources

The following databases contain primary source materials including books, broadsides and pamphlets, magazines, newspapers, government documents, and much more.