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Religion: Books on Religion

Library Resources-Books

Develop a broad understanding of your topic by locating and reading a book. Books are available in both print and digital (e-book) formats. In addition to our library, LCC students may borrow books from academic libraries throughout Ohio using the OhioLINK system.

New Books on Religion

Image of book cover: World religions in practice : a comparative introduction
Image of book cover: Religion in America : the basics
Image of book cover: The monk's cell : ritual knowledge in American contemplative Christianity

Searching the Lakeland Catalog

The Lakeland Catalog lists books held in the Library's collection.

Some tips for searching the Library catalog:

  • Use a Keyword search to find books about a certain topic.
  • Use a Title search to find a specific book when you have the title.
  • Use the Author search to find books written by a certain author.
  • Click the Subjects of useful titles to find books on related subjects. Some relevant subject headings include:
  • Browse the library shelves around the call numbers that relate to your topic to find additional materials. Books on religion are shelved in the B range.
    • BL: Religions, Mythology, Rationalism
    • BM: Judaism 
    • BP: Islam, Bahaism, Theosophy, etc.
    • BQ: Buddhism
    • BR: Christianity
    • BS: The Bible
    • BT: Doctrinal theology
    • BV: Practical theology 
    • BX: Christian Denominations

Lakeland Library Catalog


OhioLINK Catalog

Salem Press E-books

Featured Books on Religion

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