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Religion and Theology: Find Books

Resources to guide you through the research process in the area of religion and theology

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Find Books

The best way to find a book is to start at FIND Books/eBooks (or choose the FIND drop-down menu and then Books/eBooks).

You will be able to search for print books, ebooks, or both.  You can search by title, author, keyword, or subject.  Use the Advanced Search link if you would like to search using multiple search terms at the same time (title and author; keyword and date of publication; etc).


Print Books

Print book availability and shelving locations can be found beneath the book's summary when searching our online catalog.

  • "GENERAL COLLECTION" and "GENERAL COLLECTION - COMMENTARIES" books are located on the top floor of the library.
    • "Reference" or 'Ref' books are shelved on the main floor and must be used in the library.
  • The call number, located on the spine or on the front of a book, is the “address” of the book on the shelf.  Library books are placed in number order on the shelf, starting with 000 and ending with 999.
  • Religion books are generally found in the 200 call number range.
    • 200 Religion
    • 210 Philosophy and theory of religion
    • 220 The Bible
    • 230 Christianity
    • 240 Christian practice and observance
    • 250 Christian orders and local church
    • 260 Social and ecclesiastical theology
    • 270 History of Christianity
    • 280 Christian denominations
    • 290 Other religions



Look for the blue "View eBook" button to read SAU ebooks online.

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