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Judaism: Reference

Shabbat Shalom

Using Reference Resources

A reference source is a compendium of authoritative information, compiled for ease of use.

Reference materials include

  • subject or general encyclopedias, dictionaries and thesauri 
  • statistics
  • biographical compilations
  • maps
Reference materials may be found on our main floor to the left of the Research Services Desk as well as online.

Online Resources

Key Reference Titles


Gale Virtual Reference Library

Oxford Handbooks Online

Oxford Handbooks Online

ATLA Religion

ATLA Religion