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Sewanee Writing Center
The Writing Center
The Writing Center, located on the main floor of du Pont Library, provides objective peer support to Sewanee students who seek assistance with their writing projects. The student tutors represent a wide range of majors, and they can help you at any stage in the writing process, including topic development, rough drafts, final drafts, and revisions.
You have access to the online version of EndNote, EndNote Web, a bibliographic management tool. Use EndNote Web to help you site resources and build collections of citations for bibliographies or other purposes. Sign up for an EndNote Web account while you are on campus, then you can use it anywhere.
Resources on the Web
Association of Religion Data Archives (ARDA)
ARDA offers statistics about all religions in countries throughout the world and allows the user to compare up to eight countries on a single page. The website's home page features US data, but have a look at the right-hand side for "Country Comparisons" for international data.
Online Bible Atlas that Uses Google Maps
Global Digital Library on Theology and Ecumenism
The Global Digital Library on Theology and Ecumenism produced by the World Council of Churches is a multilingual online library offering access free of charge to more than 650'000 full-text articles, journals, books and other resources. Its focus is on theology, intercultural and interreligious dialogue, ethics, and ecumenism in World Christianity.
Discover the holy days commemorated by religions all over the world.
PBS: Religion & Ethics Newsweekly
The webpage of the PBS TV show which examines religion's role and the ethical dimensions behind top news headlines. Hosted by veteran journalist Bob Abernethy.
The Pluralism Project
The Pluralism Project is a two decade-long research project by Harvard University that engages students in studying the new religious diversity in the United States. They explore particularly the communities and religious traditions of Asia and the Middle East that have become woven into the religious fabric of the United States in the past twenty-five years.
Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI)
PRRI’s research explores and illuminates America’s changing cultural, religious, and political landscape. PRRI’s mission is to help journalists, scholars, pundits, thought leaders, clergy, and the general public better understand debates on public policy issues, and the important cultural and religious dynamics shaping American society and politics.
Theological Journals Search
Part of Google Custom Search, covers 300 religion journals for which full text is freely available on the Internet.
Virtual Religion Index
Virtual Religion Index analyzes & highlights important content of religion-related websites to speed research. It began at Rutgers Department of Religion but now has its own domain.
Wabash Center's Internet Guide to Religion
Guide to electronic resources including syllabi, electronic texts, e-journals, web sites, liturgies, software, etc.
World Christian Database (WCD)
WCD offers statistics about Christianity in countries throughout the world but also has information about other religions. It is available through the library's home page ( http://library.sewanee.edu/). Click on "Electronic Databases" then on "Name," then on "W," then on "World Christian Database. You can also find it by clicking on "Subject" and then on "Religion."
Jessie Ball duPont Library, University of the South
178 Georgia Avenue, Sewanee, TN 37383