Comparative Religion

This library subject guide can be used to access information related to comparative religion. For materials that you can access online, you will need to log onto the library resource using your MCC username and password. For materials that you can access in the library, the call numbers have been provided. For help using this library subject guide, please contact the library.

Online Resources

Books (log in using your MCC username & password)

Electronic books about Buddhism (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
Electronic books about Hinduism (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
Electronic books about Islam (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
Electronic books about Judaism (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
Electronic books about the Qua'ran (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
Electronic books about sacred books (eBooks on EBSCOhost)

Reference Books (log in using your MCC username & password)

A Concise Companion to the Jewish Religion (Oxford Reference Online)
Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions (Oxford Reference Online)
A Dictionary of Buddhism (Oxford Reference Online)
A Dictionary of Hinduism (Oxford Reference Online)
A Dictionary of the Bible (Oxford Reference Online)
Encyclopedia of Buddhism (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
Encyclopedia of Hinduism (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
Encyclopedia of Judaism (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
Oxford Companion to the Bible (Oxford Reference Online)
Oxford Dictionary of Islam (Oxford Reference Online)
The Qur'an: An Encyclopedia (eBooks on EBSCOhost)

Articles (log in using your MCC username & password)

Title Date range (full text) Source type
Contemporary Buddhism (EBSCOhost Web) 2003-Present Scholarly journal
Religion & Theology (EBSCOhost Web) 1999-Present Scholarly journal
Religion East & West (EBSCOhost Web) 2004-Present Magazine

Materials in the library

Books

Topic Call number range
Books in the library about Hinduism BL1100-BL1295
Books in the library about Judaism BM
Books in the library about Islam BP
Books in the library about Buddhism BQ
Books in the library about Christianity BR

Reference Books

Title Call number
Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church BR95.O8
Holy Bible (Rev. Standard Version) BS191.A1 1952.N4
Cruden's Complete Concordance to the Old and New Testaments BS425.C85 1968
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible BS440.I63
Who's who in the Bible BS570.W56 1980
Encyclopedia of Mormonism BX8605.5.E62 1992