Religion: Find Books

Use this guide to locate books, research databases, and websites that focus on religion.

Catalog Search

CS Library

Use the Columbus State library catalog to search for books, journals, eBooks, and audio-visual materials owned by Columbus State Community College.

OhioLINK Catalog Search


Still can't find what you're looking for? Try OhioLINK. Use your name and Cougar ID to request items be delivered to the Columbus State Community College library.


Need Help Searching?

Create a list of terms related to your topic. If you need to improve your search results, try broadening the concepts or combining terms. Using narrower terms that are more specific than your original search terms can help to refine the focus of your results.

Narrow (specific)
Broader (more general)
female priests

women and Catholic church

prayer at school sports games

education and religion; 

sport and religion

head scarf and Muslim religion

Islam and clothing

For help with research, ask a librarian.

Dewey Decimal Classification

Books to Check out

Click on a title to check availability.

Oxford Reference Online

Search for background information on many religions, or explore the history of religion using the timeline. 

Reference Books

These books are always available on the 2nd floor of the library. These books cannot be checked out.

E-book Collections

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