It is important to have an understanding of what a primary document is and what it is not. For most researchers, a primary document is a first-hand account of historical... read more >
Evaluating Website Articles and References
Evaluating website content for use in academic papers is as important as evaluating prints source content has always been. It is helpful to have a checklist of criteria for such... read more >
Academic Integrity/Ethical Use of Information
What is academic integrity?
The Center for Academic Integrity (CAI) at Clemson University defines academic integrity as “a commitment, even in the face of adversity, to five fundamental values: honesty, trust,... read more >
2017 Religion Newswriters Association And Foundation (RNA) Annual Conference
Comparing the Belief, Cultural Norms, and Politics of Religious Amedricans
In addition to a map of where congregations and services are being held the Association Of Religion Data Archives / ARDA gives people the ability to compare the religious, cultural,... read more >
List of Participating Schools ATLASerials® for ALUM
The American Theological Library Association (ATLA), an association of theological libraries and librarians, has been producing indispensable research tools in religion and theology for more than 60 years. Through the... read more >
When it comes to decision-making, well designed research is key to leaders in both academic and ecclesial communities. This ATLA web page provides a basic understanding of statics, including reliable... read more >
Understanding Primary Documents in Theology
Researchers need to understand what is a primary document in theology and what isn't. On this webpage created by the American Theological Library Association, you can learn where to locate... read more >
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List of non-religious resources
At times researchers may need non-religious resources for purposes of interdisciplinary study.
The American Theological Library Association has compiled a list of database resources that go beyond the religious scope. Here... read more >