ATLASerials PLUS™ includes all of the titles in ATLA’s original full-text product, ATLASerials® and 108 additional full-text titles as of February 2018. This database features expanded coverage of sacred texts, world religions (including Buddhism, Catholicism, Christianity, Islam, and Judaism), interfaith dialogue, contextual and systematic theology, religious studies, denominational history, missions and ecumenism, pastoral ministry, archaeology and antiquities, human culture and society, philosophy, and ethics.
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
The Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures Online is an interdisciplinary, trans-historical, and global project embracing women and Islamic cultures in every region where there have been significant Muslim populations. It aims to cover every topic for which there is significant research, examining these regions from the period just before the rise of Islam to the present. The Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures Online crosses history, geographic borders and disciplines to create a groundbreaking reference work reflecting the very latest research on gender studies and the Islamic world
LGBT Life is the definitive index for LGBT studies. It provides indexing and abstracts for hundreds of scholarly and popular LGBT publications, plus historically important primary sources, including monographs, magazines and newspapers.
Qur'anic Studies Online gives access to:
- Encyclopaedia of the Qur’ān Online is an encyclopaedic dictionary of Qur’ānic terms, concepts, personalities, place names, cultural history and exegesis extended with essays on the most important themes and subjects within Qur’ānic studies.
- Early Western Korans Online is a collection of 62 Korans printed in Arabic type in several Western European cities between 1537 and 1857.
- Qurʾān Concordance is a unique finding aid which allows users to identify and localize text fragments, or even snippets, of the Qurʾān.
- Dictionary of Qurʾānic Usage is a fully-researched and contextualised Arabic-English dictionary of Qur'anic usage, compiled in accordance with modern lexicographical methods by scholars who have a lifelong immersion in Qur'anic Studies.
This HeinOnline collection brings together a multitude of essential legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English-speaking world. This includes every statute passed by every colony and state on slavery, every federal statute dealing with slavery, and all reported state and federal cases on slavery. The database has hundreds of pamphlets and books written about slavery—defending it, attacking it or simply analyzing it. This collection gathers every English-language legal commentary on slavery published before 1920, which includes many essays and articles in obscure, hard-to-find journals in the United States and elsewhere.