Religion Subject Guide


Articles (journals, newspapers, magazines)

Key article databases for religion:

Arrow Discover Click for more information View a demonstration.
Searches selected article databases and the Library Catalogue simultaneously. Includes ATLA Religion Database and Religion and Philosophy Collection.

Arrow Google Scholar Click for more information View a demonstration.
Google's academic search. Excellent coverage of scholarly journals.

Arrow Scopus Click for more information View a demonstration.
Multidisciplinary topics, excellent coverage of scholarly journals.

Arrow Web of Science Click for more information View a Demonstration.
Multidisciplinary topics, good coverage of scholarly journals.

Arrow JSTOR Click for more information
Search within JSTOR journals. Full-text back issues of journal articles, with the most recent 2 - 5 years embargoed.

Arrow Full list of databases recommended for religion

Arrow Database Licence Information
Legal guidelines about how and by whom Library-subscribed article databases may be used.


Books & Ebooks

Arrow Search the Library Catalogue
Search the Library Catalogue to find Library books, journals, DVDs & other material.

  • How to search the Library Catalogue View a demonstration.
  • Search BONUS+ if the Library Catalogue does not provide the book you need View a demonstration.

Arrow Oxford Handbooks Online: Religion
Reviews key issues and the latest thinking on major religion topics. Search tip: use the left hand box to search within results.

Arrow Ebooks at Massey University Library

Arrow Google Books Click for more information
Searches across the full-text content of a huge range of books. You can then check back to the Library Catalogue to see if the book is held by Massey University Library or BONUS+.

Arrow Finding Theses
Locate New Zealand and international theses.


Background Information

Arrow Religion Encyclopedias
Search the Library Catalogue for a list of Religion encyclopedias.

Arrow ScienceDirect Reference WorksClick for more information
Cross-search a range of encyclopedias, handbooks and other reference material, including the International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences.

Videos & Documentaries

Arrow eTV
View recorded television programmes from New Zealand and selected international channels. Click on the Login button, enter just @massey.ac.nz, then follow the prompts to log in.

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