Archive for the ‘Faculty of Theology & Philosophy’ Category

On trial: Sacramentum Mundi Online

Monday, June 27th, 2016

We have this resource on trial from Brill until 23 July. Sacramentum Mundi Online is the online edition of the famous six volume English reference work in Catholic Theology, edited (in 1968-1970) by Karl Rahner, one of the main Catholic theologians of the 20th century. More information on Sacramentum Mundi Online from Brill: "Karl ...

On trial: Church Missionary Society Periodicals

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

Church Missionary Society Periodicals digitises publications from the CMS, South American Missionary Society and Church of England Zenana Missionary Society, encompassing issues from 1816-2009. Thousands of pages with detailed metadata enable new research opportunities in the fields of missiology and world Christianity, as well as a unique perspective on global ...

On trial: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements Online II and Brill’s World Council of Churches Online: World War II Era Records

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

We have two Brill resources on trial until 6 July. Two!! Brill's New Pauly Supplements Online II - brings together seven reference volumes for study of the Ancient World and its reception in later centuries. Two reception volumes focus on the Renaissance and Enlightenment periods, while the volume about the reception of ...

New: The Philosopher’s Index with Full Text

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

After a successful trial with great feedback from everyone, we are very pleased to announce that we now subscribe to The Philosopher's Index with Full Text! What is it? Access key full-text titles for Philosophy scholars. Subjects covered include Aesthetics, Axiology, Ethics, Logic, Philosophical Anthropology, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy ...

On trial: Encyclopedia of Law and Religion

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015

We have the Encyclopedia of Law and Religion (from Brill) on trial until the 17 November. The Encyclopedia of Law and Religion treats issues of freedom of religion or belief and state-religion relations from all independent nations and international organizations. Take a look at the Encyclopedia of Law and Religion, and let us know what ...

New: Critical Editions of the New Testament Online

Monday, October 19th, 2015

The Library is pleased to announce that we now subscribe to Critical Editions of the New Testament Online. This is a useful resource for New Testament related studies and research, consisting of several digitised manuscripts of the New Testament. What is it? From BrillOnline: "This collection…makes available the principal critical editions of ...

Feast day Blessed John Henry Newman: 9 October

Thursday, October 8th, 2015

Blessed John Henry Newman is the patron saint of the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy. The 19th century's most important English-speaking Roman Catholic academic and theologian. He was also a priest, popular preacher and writer. 
Relics of Blessed John Henry Newman are interred in the altars in the Chapels on ...

On trial: The Philosophers Index with Full Text

Monday, August 17th, 2015

We have The Philosophers Index with Full Text (through Ebsco) on trial until 11 October. What is The Philosophers Index with Full Text? Access key full-text titles for Philosophy scholars. Subjects covered include Aesthetics, Axiology, Ethics, Logic, Philosophical Anthropology, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Science and many more. Essential ...

On trial: Critical Editions of the New Testament Online

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

We have Critical Editions of the New Testament Online on trial until 15 August. What is Critical Editions of the New Testament Online? From Brill..."this collection...makes available the principal critical editions of the New Testament for the first time in a single collection online, including lists of variant readings and collections of ...

New: PhilPapers, Philosophical Research Online

Thursday, January 15th, 2015

We have a new resource for 2015 : PhilPapers - Philosophical Research Online PhilPapers is a comprehensive index and bibliography of philosophy including journals, books, open access archives, and personal pages maintained by academics. Monitor current research - browse new issues of over 1000 philosophy journals, view the latest papers from online ...