Divinity & Religion Websites: Bibliographies & Guides

 

Here are listings for selected bookstores, publishers, and suppliers in the subject fields of religion, theology, biblical studies, church history, and ministry.  Some of these suppliers offer resources in a wide variety of subjects; others specialize in theology or one product line such as computer software.

Before consulting any of these sellers, you may wish to verify the author, title, and publishing information of the item(s) for which you are looking. Two excellent databases for this purpose are Books in Print and Worldcat.

         

Locating Out-of-Print Books         

Locating out of print theology books can be a challenge.  After consulting Books in Print, try these book shopping search engines:

Addall.com -- Compares all the Online Book Services Including Amazon.com, Half.com, ABEBooks, and Walmart, Among Many Others.

Advanced Book Exchange -- Use the Search Engine on This Page to Shop Over 6,500 Independent Booksellers Worldwide, With a Stock of Over 21 Million Titles.  Searching Features Include Keyword Truncation & Limiting by Country, Price or Binding.

Alibris -- Search the Stock of "Hundreds of Booksellers Around the World."  These Folk Offer a "Book Fetch" Service:  They will Look for Your Book for 30 Days.

AllBookstores.com -- Shop & Compare Prices at the Major Online Book Dealers, Includes Shipping Costs.

Books & Book Collecting -- This is an Index to the On-line Catalog Pages of Numerous Book sites which are not Listed at Advanced Book Exchange,  BiblioFind, or  BiblioCity, & are Otherwise Unsearchable. BookSeek Returns the Catalog Page of the Searched-for Item.

BookFinder.com -- Search Over 20,000 Booksellers & Over 20 Million Titles.  Limit by Foreign Currency, Price Range, or Binding.

BooksPrice.com -- Finds the Lowest Price on the Web of New & Used Books or, Locate the Best Deal on Multiple Purchases.                                                                                                         

 

Books Published in Great Britain

If the book for which you are looking was published in Great Britain you may wish to confirm author, title, publisher, or date by using the WorldCat database or COPAC, a unified catalogue of some of the largest university research libraries in the UK and Ireland.  Try these bookseller homepages:

Internet Bookshop -- Search Over 1.4 Million Books from One of Britain's Largest Internet Book Suppliers.

Lund Theological Books -- "We don't guarantee to be able to get every book published in Britain, but we can obtain most of them for you, and when you consider that we don't charge any postage to send books to British addresses and relatively little to foreign destinations, you might find it advantageous to ask us to get new books for you."

Tyndale House Publishers -- "The best Anglican, Episcopal and Christian Books on the Internet. More Titles and Better Prices."

Wiley/Blackwell Publishing -- Browse or search by keyword, title, author, or ISBN.

 

Books Published in Germany

For theology books in German, try WorldCat or the University of Tubingen library catalog to confirm an author, title, publisher, or date.  Try these bookseller homepages:

Amazon.de -- Search Over 20,000 Theology and Religion Titles.

Galda + Leuchter International Booksellers -- " We supply not only domestic and international standard literature, but our creative team also responds to all types of arduous acquisition requests."

Harrassowitz Booksellers -- "Harrassowitz Specializes in the Distribution of Scholarly Books, Periodicals, E-journals, and Music Scores to Academic and Research Libraries. Known the World Over as Library Agents for German-language Materials, We Also Offer a Growing Number of Non-German Materials from Continental Europe, the United Kingdom, and North America."

Mohr Siebeck -- "On this page we offer you for a short time books and also some essays from our journals for downloading."

Walter de Gruyter -- Browse new titles, download a complete catalog.              

 

Selected Booksellers in the U.S. & Canada 

The following are selected booksellers in the United States & Canada:

Baker Book House  -- Grand Rapids, MI

The Book Store -- Pottsville, PA

Christian Book Distributers (CBD) -- Peabody, Massachusetts

Cramer's Corner Bookstore List -- A Great Listing of More Theology Bookstores!

Dove Booksellers; Scholarly Books for Biblical Studies --Dearborn, MI

Eisenbrauns; Academic Booksellers -- Winona Lake, IN

Fuller Seminary Bookstore -- Pasadena, CA

LifeWay Stores -- Nashville, TN                                           

Loome Theological Booksellers -- Stillwater, MN  55082

Reformed Theological Seminary Bookstore

Regent College Bookstore -- Vancouver, BC, Canada

Scripture Truth Book Company -- Fincastle, VA

Fuller Seminary Bookstore -- Pasadena, CA

TomFolio.com -- Readville, MA

U.S. Center for World Missions Resources/William Carey Library -- Pasadena, CA

Westminster Seminary Bookstore -- Glenside, PA

Windows Booksellers -- Eugene, OR

 

Religious Software Dealers

The following are selected software dealers:

Ages Software, Inc.  -- Albany, OR

Bibleware Distributers -- Park Forest, IL

BibleWorks Bible Software -- Big Fork, MT

Bits & Bytes, Inc.  -- Whitefish, MT

Discount Christian Software  -- Carlsbad, CA

Logos Research Systems -- Oak Harbor, WA 


Religious Bookseller & Publisher Directories

Here are some directories of Booksellers and publishers:

Christian Booksellers Association

The Christian Link:  Books

Evangelical Christian Publishers Association

ICLNet Listing

Publishers/Christian Online Community

Wabash Center Guide to Internet Resources:  Booksellers

Yahoo Religious Booksellers

 

Inclusion on these pages does not necessarily mean endorsement
by Regent University Library or the School of Divinity.


revised 01/2010