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Oxford biblical studies online offers access to entries from the Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls, Oxford Companion to the Bible, and other Oxford references. Users can navigate to topical essays within the Oxford Study Bibles themselves, in The Oxford Handbook of Biblical Studies, The Oxford History of the Biblical World, The Oxford Illustrated History of the Bible, Oxford Bible Atlas, and other works, and access searchable images and maps from these publications.
Welcome to the research guide for Biblical Studies
The goal of this guide is to direct you to the best databases, reference tools, and online resources for Biblical Studies.
The guide will be updated periodically, so keep an eye out for new resources. Also, please don't hesitate to send a message if there is something we haven't covered here that you think should be added. Let us know what you think.