Dugan Library has many Bible tools to help students to delve deeper in their study and understanding of the Holy Bible.
This is a list of the most commonly used Bible tools and their purpose:
Multiple copies and versions are available for in-library use in the Reference section as well as available for check-out from the stacks on the second floor of Dugan Library.
Oxford Biblical Studies Online (OBSO) has tons of encyclopedia and dictionary entries, current issue articles, Biblical texts, commentaries, concordances, maps, timelines and so much more.
This full text resource might look very simple and basic at first glance, but is multi-layered with lots of content to explore.
Content is divided into three major sections: Reference, Bible Texts, and Images & Maps. Additional tools include the lectionary, lesson plans, a guide to internet resources and more.
There are multiple ways to search, you can simply type in your subject or topic, scroll through the Bible, view events on a timeline, and plenty of additional tools to browse specific kinds of content.
There is a link to the database to the left of this box and a how to video to the right. Please contact a librarian if you have any questions about making use of this great Biblical research tool.