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Catholic Study Bible, The (Oxford)
Reference BS 192.3 .A1 1990 N4

Complete Parallel Bible with the Apocryphal / Deuterocanonical Books (Oxford)
Reference BS 125 1993

Jerusalem Bible, The
Reference BS 195 .J4 1966

New American Bible. Translated from the Original languages with Critical Use of all the Ancient Sources.
Reference BS 192.3 .A1 1971 C48

New Jerusalem Bible, The
Reference BS 195 .N375 1990

New Oxford Annotated Bible, The with the Apocryphal / Deuterocanonical books
Reference BS 191.5 .A1 1991 N49 

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General Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Anchor Bible Dictionary (Doubleday)
Reference BS 440 .A54 1992

Dictionary of Biblical Criticism and Interpretation (Routledge)
Reference BS 440 .D496 2007

Dictionary of Theological Interpretation of the Bible (Baker Academic)
Reference BS 440 .D494 2006

Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception (deGruyter)
Reference BS 440 .E539 2009

Eerdmans Dictionary of Early Judaism (see also: Jewish Studies)
Reference BM 176 .E34 2010

Handbook of Biblical Criticism
Reference BS 417 .S6

Interpreters Dictionary of the Bible, The (Abingdon Press)
Reference BS 440 .I63 1962

New Interpreters Dictionary of the Bible, The (Abingdon Press)
Reference BS 440 .N443 2006

Zondervan Pictorial Encyclopedia of the Bible
Reference BS 440 .Z63

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Dictionaries and Encyclopedias – Old Testament

Dictionary of the Old Testament: Wisdom, Poetry & Writings (IVP Academic)
Reference BS 440 .D53 2008

New International Dictionary of Old Testament Theology and Exegesis (Zondervan)
Reference BS 440 .N438 1997

Theological Dictionary of the Old Testament (Eerdmans)
Reference BS 440 .B5713

Theological Lexicon of the Old Testament (Hendrickson Publishers)
Reference BS 440 .T4813 1997

Theological Wordbook of the Old Testament (Moody Press)
BS 440 .T49 1980

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Dictionaries and Encyclopedias – New Testament

Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels (IVP)
Reference BS 2555.2 .D53 1992

Dictionary of New Testament Background (IVP)
Reference BS 2312 .D53 2000

Dictionary of Paul and His Letters (IVP)
BS 2650.2 .D53 1993

Dictionary of the Later New Testament and Its Developments (IVP)
Reference BS 2625.5 .D53 1997

Dictionary of the New Testament (Harper & Row)
Reference BS 2312 .L4513 1980

Exegetical Dictionary of the New Testament (Eerdmans)
Reference BS 2312 .E913 1990

Theological Dictionary of the New Testament (Eerdmans)
Reference PA 881 .K513

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Biblical Archaeology

New Encyclopedia of Archaeological Excavations in the Holy Land, The
Reference DS 111 .A2 N488 1993

Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology of the Near East, The
Reference DS 56 .O9 1997

New International Dictionary of Biblical Archaeology, The
Reference BS 622 .N48 1983

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Anglican Theological Review
Biblical Archaeologist
Biblical Interpretation
Biblical Theology Bulletin
Bibliotheca Sacra
Catholic Biblical Quarterly
Dead Sea Discoveries
Filogia Neotestamentria
Israel Exploration Journal
Jewish Biblical Quarterly
Journal for the Study of the New Testament
Journal for the Study of the Old Testament
Journal of Biblical Literature
Journal of Semitic Studies
New Testament Abstracts
New Testament Studies
Novum Testamentum
Old Testament Abstracts
Revista Biblique
Revue de Qumran
Scandinavian Journal of the Old Testament
Scottish Journal of Theology
Vetus Testamentum
Vigiliae Christianae
Zeitschrift fur die Alttestamentliche Wissenschaft
Zeitschrift fur die Neutestamentliche Wissenschaft

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Commentaries – Old and New Testament

Anchor Bible Commentaries BS 192.2 .A1 1964 G3

Ancient Christian Commentary of Scripture (IVP)

Ancient Christian Texts (IVP)

Berit Olam (The Everlasting Covenant (Liturgical Press)

Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible

Cambridge Bible Commentary, The

Hermeneia Series

Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching (John Knox Press)

Jerome Biblical Commentary

New International Commentary on the New Testament

New International Commentary on the Old Testament

New Interpreter’s Bible

New Jerome Biblical Commentary

New Testament Library, The (Westminster John Knox)

NIV Application Commentary, The

Old Testament Library, The (Westminster John Knox)

Sacra Pagina Series (Michael Glazier – Liturgical Press)

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Analytical Concordance to the Revised Standard Version of the New Testament (Westminster Press)
BS 2305 .W45 2000

Bibleworks (Latest Version) password required

Key-Word-In-Context Concordance to Targum Neofiti: A Guide to the Complete Palestinian Aramaic Text of the Torah. (John Hopkins University Press)
Reference BS 1224 .A77 K38 1993

New Strongs’s Exhaustive Concordance
Reference BS 425 .S8 1995

NRSV Exhaustive Concordance includes the Apocryphal and Deuterocanonical Books
Reference BS 425 .N453 1991

Synoptic Concordance: A Concordance to the First Three Gospels in Synoptic arrangement, statistically evaluated including occurrences in Acts.
BS 2555.5 .H64 1999

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Bibliographies for Biblical Research – New Testament
Z 7772 .L1 B4 1993

Bibliographies for Biblical Research – Old Testament
Z 7772 .A1 B53 1997

Elenchus of Biblica: The indispensible bibliography for Biblical Studies. Although published annually, entries are indexed 2-3 years after publication.
Reference BS 1171.2 .E631

Periodical Literature for the Study of the New Testament
Reference BS 410 .L1 M5497 2004

Periodical Literature for the Study of the Old Testament

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Ancient Maps of Jerusalem – The Jewish National University Library: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Atlas of the World’s Religions
Reference BL 80.2 .A84 1999

Brill’s New Pauly Historical Atlas of the Ancient World
Reference DE5 .N48 v.3

Times Atlas of the Bible, The
Reference G 2230 .T5 1996

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Internet Resources

Bible Gateway

Bibliography on Christianity in Palestine/Eretz Israel

Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity

iTanakh Resources on the Hebrew Scriptures

New Testament Gateway (annotated links)

Selected Links of Particular Interest for Biblical Studies

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Online Manuscripts

Bible Reader’s Museum

Codex  Sinaiticus

Great Isaiah Scroll

Sacred Texts – Turning the Pages (British Museum)

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Scrolls from the Dead Sea: The Ancient Library of Qumran and Modern Scholarship

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Databases (password required)

Academic Search Premier

ATLA Religion Database with Serials

Brills’s New Pauly Online

JSTOR: The Scholarly Journal Archive

Liddell – Scott – Jones Greek English Lexicon (LSJ)   A new release from the University of California Irvine.  Direct Access to the Lexicon is available at

Oxford Biblical Studies Online

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