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Library Search | Ketu Library Search | Ketu provides fast, simple, one-step searching across the University of Otago Library's resources. It is designed to make it quick and easy to begin researching a topic. It is not a replacement for the detailed and precise search tools available from individual subject specific databases.
Religion & Philosophy Collection This database indexes journals on religious history, biblical studies, epistemology, political philosophy, and the history of philosophy. Some full text but mostly reference and abstract only.
Religion Database (ProQuest) Contains primarily full-text, international periodicals for diverse religious and spiritual studies, covering formal theological studies of major religions, as well as the most recent trends and scholarly thought. Included are titles from religious publishing bodies and nondenominational organisations.
HOW TO FIND GOOD INFORMATION FOR YOUR ASSIGNMENT USING THE PROQUEST RELIGION AND ATLA DATABASES
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If you live in one of the main centres around New Zealand you may use the local University Library to borrow books.
You will need proof of your enrolment at the University of Otago, and address details to join.
The New Zealand Libraries which have agreed to share their collections are:
Subject Librarian / Kaitiaki Pukapuka
Kanopy not only delivers a wealth of academic video content in the subject areas of Theology and Religion, it also includes World Cinema, Hollywood Classics, incredible documentaries, and blockbusters - plus much more. Who needs Netflix !!
Another useful database for Religion is the Alexander Street Religion and Thought
New Theology & Religion Books