St. Mary's Seminary & University



Gale Virtual Reference Library

The GVRL includes the following titles:
Encyclopedia Judaica
Encyclopedia of Bioethics
Encyclopedia of Religion
Melton’s Encyclopedia of American Religions
New Catholic Encyclopedia
New Catholic Encyclopedia: 2009 Supplement
New Catholic Encyclopedia: 2010 Supplement
Science, Religion, and Society
The Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Worldmark Encyclopedia of Religious Practices


Oxford English Dictionary

A dictionary which traces the development of English from approximately 1150 AD up to the present day. (courtesy MD Digital Library)

Encyclopedia Britannica

Includes the complete encyclopedia, as well as Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, Britannica Student Encyclopedia, and the Britannica Book of the Year.

Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy Online

The Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy features 2,000 original entries from a team of over 1,300 of the world’s most respected scholars and philosophers.The REP is regularly upgraded with new material, revisions, and bibliographic updates.