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Here are some recent Theology books in the Geisel Library collection:
This digital collection consists of 30,000 fulltext books related to religion and theology, with an emphasis on titles published during the early 1800's to 1922. Contains series 1 & 2, published by the American Theological Library Association and EBSCO.
You may want to search by Subject in either Library Catalog or WorldCat to see the available books on a particular broadly-defined topic. (Often a keyword search can lead you to discover subject descriptors that are effective for subject searching.) Here are some suggested broad terms for Subject Searching in Theology:
Catholic Church – Doctrines
Death of god
Jesus Christ, Person and offices
Monasticism and religious orders
Providence and government of God
"Religion and the Law" books
This HeinOnline database of 3000+ fulltext books (from 1500 to 2018) provides a research platform for the development, history, organization, and fundamental principles of various world religions. The collection includes the Christian Legal Society publications, an assortment of Canon Law, books, periodicals, bibliographies, and rare historical bibles. Includes some serials/journals also (approx. 60).
Most Theology books are located on the Main Level of the library in the following call number sections. See the Geisel Library floor plan for these locations on Main Level between A-BX:
BL Religions. Mythology. Rationalism
BP Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc.
BS The Bible
BT Doctrinal Theology
BV Practical Theology
BX Christian Denominations
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