This subject guide is designed for students of REL 503 (Hebrew Bible Interpretation I). It is a research aid to assist students with their reading and writing assignments.
Here you will find:
- Hebrew Bible editions and translations
- Biblical commentaries
- Resources for different interpretational approaches
- Reference works
- ATLA scripture search video tutorial
lllustrative image of a Torah scroll (iStock by Getty Images/Katy Lazano)
A unique call number identifies each book of the Hebrew Bible. To browse library bookshelves to survey available books pertinent to your book of interest, find the relevant call number. Below are call numbers for each book of the Pentateuch and the Deuteronomistic History.
Ask the front circulation desk for the location of a call number. Also check the Trowbridge Reference Room or Pope Reading Room for materials.
Introduction to the Hebrew Bible: BS 1140
Historical/Narrative Books: BS 1205
Pentateuch/Torah: BS 1222 and 1225
Genesis: BS 1235
Exodus: BS 1245
Leviticus: BS 1255
Numbers: BS 1265
Deuteronomy: BS 1275
Ten Commandments: BS 1285
Joshua: BS 1295
Judges: BS 1305
1 and 2 Samuel: BS 1325
1 and 2 Kings: BS 1335