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DSpace at Lancaster Theological Seminary: Home
Evangelical & Reformed Historical Society
LTS email
LTS Library catalog
LTS web page
Mercersburg Society

Academic issues

Amherst College Online Resources for Writers
Ball State Copyright Office
Free MLA-Style Bibliography Builder
Citing Sources, Guide to Library Research
Columbia Copyright Advisory Office
Copyright - Middle Tennessee
Copyright & Fair Use Center - Stanford
Copyright Primer - Minnesota State
Guide to Grammar and Writing
MLA handbook tips
The online resource for educators concerned with the growing problem of Internet plagiarism.
Plagiarism and Anti-Plagiarism
Heyward Ehrlich, Department of English, Rutgers University
Son of Citation Machine

Bible & theology An Introduction to the Site
Digitising and uploading in co-operation with authors and publishers, rare and out-of-print theology books and articles. Over 10,000 articles are now available for free download.
Theology on the Web
These sites were created by Rob Bradshaw, a graduate of Bangor University and Mattersey Hall Bible College. Rob is passionate about Christian theology and church history and about making resources freely available for those who want them.
Bible Gateway - Search the Bible in Seven Languages and Multiple Bible Versions
The Bible Gateway was first started in 1993 by Nick Hengeveld who was attending Calvin College in Grand Rapids, MI at the time. In 1995 Nick became the first webmaster at, now He brought the Bible Gateway with him, and for 13 years the Bible Gateway has been a favorite online resource. Today, the Bible Gateway team continues to add new translations, languages, and functionality to the site.
Enter the Bible
from Luther Seminary.
Hypertext Bible Index
This site is a freely available archive of electronic texts about religion, mythology, legends and folklore, and occult and esoteric topics. Texts are presented in English translation and, where possible, in the original language. This site has no particular agenda other than promoting religious tolerance and scholarship. Views expressed at this site are solely those of specific authors, and are not endorsed by sacred-texts. Sacred-texts is not sponsored by any religious group or organzation.
Jesus Real to Reel Resources
Welcome to the "Jesus: Real to Reel" web site. This site has been set up to collect into one place resources for studying the historical Jesus through modern cinematic presentations of Jesus' life and teachings. However, it has also developed into repository for bibliography and web links on the intersection of religion/theology and film in general.
New Testament Gateway
Welcome to The New Testament Gateway, the award winning web directory of internet resources on the New Testament. Browse or search annotated links on everything connected with the academic study of the New Testament and Christian Origins. Dr Mark Goodacre, Department of Religion, Duke University
Religion online - Christian theological classics & contemporary works
Religion-Online is managed and monitored by Claremont School of Theology as a public service to scholars all over the world.
Resource Pages for Biblical Studies
These pages are intended as a resource for serious, scholarly studies of the early Christian writings and their social world. compiled and owned by Torrey Seland, Professor of New Testament Studies, School of Mission and Theology, Stavanger, Norway.
Unbound Bible
Collection of searchable Bibles including Greek, Hebrew, English and foreign versions. Biola University

Books, used

Abebooks - Buy and sell out-of-print, used and antiquarian books.
AddALL book search and price comparison
Alibris - Books You Thought You'd Never Find - New, Used, Rare, and Out-of-Print Books
Used rare book dealers in Pennsylvania - ANTIKBOOKS.COM

Church History / History

Home - Medieval Studies - LibGuides at Stanford University
Mysticism Resources
Medieval An Internet Resource for Studying the Church of the Middles Ages An Internet Resource for the Study of the Early Centuries of Christianity
Documenta Catholica Omnia - Multilanguage Catholic E-Book Database of all the Writings of Holy Popes, Councils, Church Fathers and Doctors, and Allied Auctors
Huge "collection of all catholic available texts, declared of public knowledge, written in the main Christianity’s languages." Includes writing of the Church fathers (including Migne's Patrologia Graeca and Patrologia Latina), Du Cange's Glossarium Mediae et Infimae Latinitatis, the Monumenta Germaniae Historica, and much more. Most of the site is in Latin, although there is an About Us page in English. The documents themselves are mostly scanned and converted into PDF format, in their original languages.
The Tertullian Project
Catalogue of Digitized Medieval Manuscripts: About Us
Erasmus online
Medieval Sourcebook Search Page
ORB The Online Reference Book for Medieval Studies
The Labyrinth Resources for medieval studies


Anglican Communion
Official Web Site of the [worldwide] Anglican Communion
Dictionary of Methodism in Britain and Ireland
Digital Quaker Collection
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America - Home Page
Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia
MennoLink Mennonite Information Center
Metropolitan Community Churches | HomePage
Penn Central Conference, United Church of Christ
Penn West Conference United Church of Christ
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
Presbyterian Church in America
Streams: A Journal of United Church of Christ History and Culture
The Episcopal Church
United Church of Christ
United Methodist Church

Congregational Resources

Congregational Resource Guide
Developed by the Alban Institute and the Indianapolis Center for Congregations, the Congregational Resource Guide was funded by Lilly Endowment Inc.

Database Aids

ATLA RDB Comprehensive Journal Coverage
FirstSearch -- Search screen
For use inside LTS.
Using OCLC FirstSearch

DMin theses and projects -- indexes

ATLA Research in Ministry (RIM)
This indirect link is the only way into RIM. Click on the small link at the top of the page.
Current Research @ LTS - Main Page
Dissertation Express
Theological Research Exchange Network (TREN)

Ebook collections

NetLibrary - Basic Search
Christian Classics Ethereal Library
Perseus Digital Library

Eldercare Issues

National Parkinson Foundation, Inc.
PDF - Parkinson's Disease Foundation, Inc.


LTS email/Google Apps
LTS student email - MailTraq
Yahoo email

Hymns and Music

The Cyber Hymnal

Journals -- Indexes

Index theologicus (IxTheo)
Philosophy resources on the internet (including philosophy of religion)
Religious Electronic Journals Index

Lancaster guides

Franklin & Marshall - Dining & Staying in Lancaster
Lancaster County, The Heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country. by Lancaster County Pennsylvania Visitors Center
Restaurants In Lancaster County Pennsylvania: PA Dutch Country Dining Guide

Libraries and Library Directories

Access Pennsylvania
The largest statewide union catalog that includes
the holdings of all types of libraries
Elizabethtown College -- The High Library
Franklin and Marshall College Library
Lancaster County Library Home Page
Millersville University - Ganser Library


Learn the NET -- Getting Started
Online Etymology Dictionary - Quotations on every topic, by every author, and in every fashion possible
Resources for American Christianity
RJ&L Religious Liberty Archive
The Religious Liberty Archive is an extensive repository of valuable information and a useful resource for anyone seeking information about state and federal laws pertaining to religious freedom in the United States.

News and weather

BBC News -- Front Page
Mail and Guardian (South Africa)
NOAA's National Weather Service
The Christian Science Monitor
The Revealer, a daily review of religion and the press
The Times of India

Ordination guides, exams, etc.

Presbyterian Bible Content Exam - Learning Tool


Reference -- Religious

Academic Info Religion - Main Index
American Religion Data Archive
The American Religion Data Archive (ARDA) is a project funded by the Lilly Endowment, Inc. and acts to preserve quantitative data on American religion, to improve access to this data, to increase the use of the data, and to allow comparisons across data files.
Digital Librarian - Religion and Philosophy
Encyclopedia Coptica
Finding God in Cyberspace Contents
Religion Explorer, Religion search engine
Religion Online
U of Calgary Religious Studies Web Guide
Virtual Religion Index
Wabash Center Internet Guide

Librarians' Index to the Internet
Online Dictionary, Encyclopedia and Thesaurus. Free access.
Research-It! - Your one-stop reference desk
Virtual Reference Shelf - Selected Web Resources (Library of Congress)

Religion, religions & secular

Islamic Heritage Project
Islam, Islamic Studies, Arabic, Religion
BuddhaNet - Worldwide Buddhist Information and Education Network
Buddhist Studies WWW VL
Center for Christian-Jewish Learning - Boston College
Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding Welcome to CMCU
Islam website; Resources for the Study of Islam
Judaic studies resources
Judaism and Jewish Resources - Andrew Tannenbaum
Liberation of Women Religious Sources by Nelia Beth Scovill
Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life
Pluralism Project Homepage
RAMBI - Main
Resources for the Study of Buddhism
Skeptic's dictionary
The Hindu Universe
The Religious Movements Homepage @ The University of Virginia
The Secular Web
The Secular Web is the definitive resource for online atheists, humanists, agnostics and freethinkers.
Virtual Religion Index

Search Engines

AltaVista - The Search Company
Lycos Home Page
Netscape Netcenter

Social Issues

Alliance of Faith & Feminism
American Religious Experience at WVU
Attorney - Attorneys, Attorney at Law, Criminal attorneys, divorce attorney
Bruderhof Peacemakers Guide - Fighting For Peace
Guide to Gay and Lesbian Resources at the University of Chicago Library
Internet Sacred Text Archive Main Index
Jewish-Christian Relations
Laws - Law, Criminal Law, Family Law, Labor Laws
Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance
Roundtable on Religion and Social Welfare Policy-Faith-Based Social Services Research & Reporting
The Center on Religion and Democracy
The Religious Freedom Page
Welcome to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project at Stanford University
Wise to social issues
WiseTo Social Issues is a new reference website dedicated to exploring divisive topics from Thomson Gale (2007).


Sacred Space - the prayer site run by the Irish Jesuits

Student affairs

FAFSA on the Web
Presbyterian Preparing for "the ords"
The Selective Service System - Welcome

Using the library

Library of Congress Classification outline
OpenOffice Support

Virtual libraries

WWW Virtual Library

Women's issues
Digital Librarian Women's Resources
Diotima Women & Gender in the Ancient World
Discovering American Women's History Online
provides access to digital collections of primary sources (photos, letters, diaries, artifacts, etc.) that document the history of women in the United States
Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index
From Jesus to Christ the first Christians women in ancient Christianity
Images of Women in Ancient Art
Internet Women's History Sourcebook
Matrix - resources for the study of women's religious communities
Other Women's Voices
The status of women in the Bible
Women's Equality Witness

Worship and sermon helps

Anglicans Online Liturgical Resources
Book of Common Prayer
Process & Faith Home Page
Reformed Sermons - online sermons and sermon articles from Reformed pastors.
Sermon and sermon - lectionary resources
The Text This Week - Revised Common Lectionary, Scripture Study and Worship Links

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