Be prepared: the Henry Martyn Lectures 2017

This year’s Henry Martyn Lectures will be given by Rev. Prof. Emmanuel Katongole of the Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame on the theme of “Who Are My People: Christianity, Violence, and Belonging in Post-Colonial Africa”, and are due to take place on February 20, 21, and 22 at 5.30pm … Continue reading Be prepared: the Henry Martyn Lectures 2017

Be prepared: the Stanton Lectures 2017

The Stanton Lectures 2017 will start on Thursday 9th February, 4pm in the Runcie Room of the Faculty of Divinity. Between that Thursday and the 16 March, these weekly lectures will be delivered by Prof. S. A. Oliver (Durham University). Please see http://www.divinity.cam.ac.uk/news/stanton-lecture-2017-creation2019s-ends-teleology-ethics-and-the-natural for a list of each lecture's title. To help you "prepare" for … Continue reading Be prepared: the Stanton Lectures 2017

ATLA Religion Database with ATLA Serials

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Trial access is now enabled to ATLA Religion Database with ATLA Serials to 31 March 2017.  The trial can be accessed via this link on or off campus:

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,shib&profile=ehost&defaultdb=rfh

ATLA Religion Database with ATLA Serials complements the University Library’s existing subscription to the ATLA Religion Database by adding the full text of the articles indexed in the database, which can now be downloaded as PDFs alongside the article citation.

This trial has been arranged under the auspices of the Journals Co-ordination Scheme of the University.  Please send your feedback on the addition of the full text to the subscription and how this is useful to you to      library@divinity.cam.ac.uk

Four of my father’s wives lived at Provo during my childhood, a situation particularly fortunate for the swarm of Taylor kids. Santa Claus came twice to us, instead of just the single time he visited homes of those unfortunates whose fathers…

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Outstanding e-resources for Theology and Religious Studies: the Patrologia Latina Database

[Patrologia Latina database front page; accessed 9 December 2016.] The Patrologia Latina full text database provides electronic access to the 221 volumes of the first (and most accurate) edition of Jacques-Paul Migne’s Patrologia Latina (in the Divinity library at 7 PAT-L) published between 1844 and 1855 (with index volumes published from 1862-1865). These volumes provide … Continue reading Outstanding e-resources for Theology and Religious Studies: the Patrologia Latina Database

More than “just” about TRS: undergraduate dissertations at the Divinity Faculty

Sometimes, people ask me at which subject/specialist library I work, and I almost always say "Divinity", then followed by "Theology and Religious Studies". Almost always people assume that this must mean that students here "only" study the holy scriptures, and when we catalogued and processed recent undergraduate and MPhil dissertations, I was struck by the … Continue reading More than “just” about TRS: undergraduate dissertations at the Divinity Faculty