ATLA Religion Database (ATLA RDB)

This database is an essential resource for religious and theological studies, providing bibliographic records covering topics such as biblical studies, world religions, church history and religion in social issues. Indexed journals are selected for inclusion according to their scholarly merit and scope.

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At a Glance

Subject Area: Religion & Philosophy

Ideal For: Academic Libraries

Comprehensive Coverage

Updated monthly, ATLA Religion Database® (ATLA RDB®) contains over 2.1 million index records covering the research literature of religion in many languages. Bibliographic records represent scholarship on major religions, faiths, denominations and languages.

  • More than 2.1 million records*
  • Indexing of more than 1920 journals, over 770 of which are currently being indexed
  • More than 276,000 essay records
  • More than 710,000 review records
  • More than 361,000 book records

*By the spring of 2018, ATLA Catholic Periodical and Literature Index (ATLA CPLI) will be included within ATLA RDB instead of being offered as a stand-alone product. Ask your EBSCO representative for details. 


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