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General and Background
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Encyclopedia of Religion (2nd ed)
Publication Date: 2005-03-01
2nd edition of a classic work with scholarly articles on religion and religious studies
Britannica Encyclopedia of World Religions by
Publication Date: 2006-05-01
This encyclopedia provides an authoritative and comprehensive guide to the religions of the world and to the concepts, people and events that shaped them.
ATLA Religion Database
An essential resource for scholarly books, journal articles, and proceedings related to religious studies.
Data and polling
Association of Religion Data Archive
A clearinghouse for information and surveys of American religious life. An interesting "compare yourself" tool allows you to see how your religious preferences compare to others in your demographic.
Pew Research Center: Religion
Religion and public life, surveys and data sets covering United States and international communities.
Lists major religions and associations in the United States