This Research Guide is designed to assist seminarians and students of religion, biblical studies, interreligious engagement, social ethics, worship, the arts, and counseling to find resources in the libraries.
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The Burke Library has resources for biblical studies, theology, and the history of Christianity (including the extensive Missionary Research Library). Butler Library holds materials on the history of religions, and Lehman Social Sciences Library and the C.V. Starr East Asian Library both contain materials on religions unique to the Global Studies locales each library serves.
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