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Two New Databases from Brill: New Jacoby and New Pauly

Anyone interested in digging into the ancient world will appreciate these new full-text offerings, based on classic reference works. Brill’s New Jacoby collects commentary on the fragments of 856 Greek historians, each with Greek text, English translation, new critical commentary, a brief encyclopedia-style entry, and a select bibliography. This database builds on F. Jacoby’s Die [...]

Fall Wednesday Workshops

Are you interested in learning tools and tips for exegesis, learning how to access books or articles at Emory, or perhaps in managing church records or designing a church Web site?  These are a few of the topics you can explore at one of this fall’s Wednesday Workshops.  The schedule and registration forms are now [...]

Library Book Sale Tuesday, September 15

Friends of Pitts Theology Library is holding our annual library book sale on Tuesday,  September 15 from 8:30 AM-3 PM.  Books are priced to sell, with many costing only $1 or 50 cents.  Theology, biblical studies, pastoral care, and fiction are just a few of the topics represented among the items for sale.   Join us [...]

Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception

The first two volumes of this series, covering topics from Aaron to Atheism,  are now available in the reference room (REF. BS440 .E539).  EBR focuses on the histories of biblical exegesis, themes, and effects, as well as the reception of those themes in art and culture and in Islam, non-monotheistic religions, and broader cultural impulses.  [...]