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Freshman Seminar 32C: The Christian Bible Then and Now: Formations and Debates

This guide was created to help you in researching the cultural and material history of the Christian Bible.

Resources for Book and Manuscript Research

The following resources can help situate the historical context of the objects you will be studying at Houghton Library. The two catalogs of English and American Bibles provide descriptive bibliographies, which cover not just the historical context of books, but describe the book as a material object.

Resources for the History of Art and Architecture

For information on researching Art History, see the Guide to Research in History of Art and Architecture.

Resources for the Study of Religion

For more information on researching the Study of Religion, see Andover-Harvard Theological Library's page on finding articles and electronic resources.