Database List

The following 8 databases are best for: Judaic Studies

See our Judaic Studies Research Guide for more information on researching this subject.

Core Judaic Studies Databases

Jewish Studies Source

RAMBI: Index of Articles on Jewish Studies

ATLA Religion


All Judaic Studies Databases

ATLA Religion (American Theological Library Association)    
Covers articles, essays in books, and book reviews in the field of religion. Covers all religious traditions, with the strongest coverage in the Judeo-Christian tradition.
  • Coverage Range: 1949 to present
  • Some Full-Text
  • Vendor: EBSCO
  • Jumpstart Searchable

 
Encyclopaedia Judaica    
Features more than 21,000 entries on Jewish life, culture, history, and religion, written by Israeli, American, and European subject specialists.
  • Coverage Range: 
  • Full-Text
  • Vendor: GALE Cengage Learning

 
Encyclopaedia of Islam (2nd and 3rd editions)    
Sets out the present state of our knowledge of the Islamic World. Contains over 10,000 entries from hundreds of scholars with full color illustrations. Updated 4 times per year. Includes maps from the Historical Atlas of Islam.
  • Coverage Range: 
  • Full-Text
  • Vendor: Brill

 
Felix Posen Bibliographic Project on Antisemitism    
Two separate databases containing information on antisemitism and the Jewish Question in German-Speaking Countries, 1848-1914.
  • Coverage Range: 1933 to present
  • Citations Only
  • Vendor: Hebrew University of Jerusalem

 
Humanities Full Text    
A full-text database that covers journal articles in Archaeology, Area Studies, Art, Classical Studies, Communications, Dance, Film, Gender Studies, History, Journalism, Linguistics, Literature, Music, Performing Arts, Philosophy, and Religion.
  • Coverage Range: Indexing 1984+, Abstracting 1984+, “select” Full Text 1994+
  • Some Full-Text
  • Vendor: EBSCO (WilsonWeb)
  • Jumpstart Searchable

 
Jewish Studies Source    
Multidisciplinary information on the study of Jewish civilization from its historical origins to the present.
  • Coverage Range: 1922-present
  • Some Full-Text
  • Vendor: EBSCO
  • Jumpstart Searchable

 
RAMBI: Index of Articles on Jewish Studies    
A bibliography of articles in the various fields of Jewish studies and in the study of Eretz Israel. Material is compiled from thousands of periodicals and from collections of articles - in Hebrew, Yiddish, and European languages - mainly from the holdings of the Jewish National and University Library.
  • Coverage Range: Approximately 1966 - present
  • Citations Only
  • Vendor: Jewish National and University Library, The

 
Social Sciences Full Text    
Covers English-language periodicals, published in the Unites States or internationally, in sociology, anthropology, psychology, geography, economics, political science, and law. Indexes material from 1983-present, includes abstracts for material 1984-present and contains some full-text for 1994 to present.
  • Coverage Range: Indexing 1983+, Abstracting 1984+ and “select” Full Text 1994+
  • Some Full-Text
  • Vendor: EBSCO (WilsonWeb)
  • Jumpstart Searchable