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Bible Study Tools: Find Books

This guide contains many of Barbour Library's bible study resources, including reference works, commentaries, Internet sites, subject links, and more.

Biblical Interpretation Books

Library Catalog Search

The Barbour Library online catalog, contains records for the library's physical materials as well as portions of our electronic collections and now includes a tab for database search results! It can be accessed from the library homepage, using the quick search box below, or from the library catalog link.

Quick Search


Searches To Get You Started

To find books that analyze specific books of the Bible, follow these steps:

  • Go to the library catalog.
  • Select Subject from the second drop-down menu at the top of the page.
  • Enter this search string: bible [book of the Bible] criticism
  • Click Search.

If you need a place to start, click on one of the links below - these links will take you into the library catalog to a list of resources.

Old Testament New Testament
Bible - Historical Books - Criticism Bible - Epistles of Paul - Criticism
Bible - Old Testament - Criticism Bible - Gospels - Criticism
Bible - Old Testament - Feminist Criticism Bible - New Testament - Criticism
Bible - Old Testament - Hermeneutics Bible - New Testament - Feminist Criticism
Bible - Old Testament - Introductions Bible - New Testament - Hermeneutics
Bible - Old Testament - Theology Bible - New Testament - Introductions
Bible - Old Testament - Postcolonial Criticism Bible - New Testament - Theology
Bible - Pentateuch - Criticism Bible - New Testament - Postcolonial Criticism
Bible - Prophets - Criticism  

For more information on how to find books, check out the Finding Books online guide.