Resources to help with research and writing in your seminary studies. This guide includes books in the PTS library, as well as helpful websites.
Last Updated: Oct 10, 2013
Booklists for good research and writing resources. One copy of each book is always available in the PTS library. Or, see the list of books from the catalog to the left. Click on the book title to go to the PTS catalog.
These are helpful guides that can assist you with your research and writing.
A Guide for Writing about Theology and Religion
Call Number: 808.0662 H3631g 2012
Publication Date: 2012-09-01
Doing Theological Research
Call Number: 230.072 P299d 2009
"An Introductory Guide for Survival in Theological Education". A very useful little book!
A great little book on doing academic research. Written by a theological librarian!
The seminary student writes
Call Number: 808.06623
Publication Date: 2000
"Practical guidance for beginning seminary students who feel overwhelmed and underprepared to write the number and quality of papers their courses require."
A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, Eighth Edition
Call Number: 808.066378 T84m 2013
Publication Date: 2013-03-28
The latest edition of Turabian.
They Say I Say: the moves that matter in academic writing
Call Number: 808.042 G758 2007
A great little guide to academic writing.
Documents that will assist you with academic writing and citing your sources. "Mouse over" the item to see a description. You should also consult the professor's syllabus regarding style guidelines applicable for a particular course.
A helpful guide for students from the Society of Biblical Literature.