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BI01 The Shape and Content of the Bible: Home

Course guide for BI01 The Shape and Content of the Bible

Course Description and Required Reading

Required Reading

The New Revised Standard Version of the Bible

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Where Do I Start?

The resources found on the Where Do I Start? page can provide the jumping off point for your research path. They include reference and introductory materials that will help you define the focus and scope of your topic and establish a basic knowledge foundation. Many of these resources also feature great bibliographies that can point you toward more in-depth materials as you move forward.

Find Books

Readings related to your course materials and suggestions for searching the online card catalog for relevant research materials can be found on the Find Books page.

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Writing and Research Tools

Turn to Writing and Research Tools for the basic tools to help you organize your drafts, structure theological papers correctly, and make sure you have the proper citation format.


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