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World Religions

This guide will help you find reliable information on World Religions, in both print and online sources.

Overviews of Major Religions

The following lists are comprised of overviews of each religion, available online through the databases or for checkout from St. Louis Community College libraries. The categories were combined from Comparative Religions on File, a reference book (291 C737) at Meramec's library, "Overview of the World's Major Religions" from the Credo Reference database, and the World Religions database by Infobase.

African Traditional Religion

Baha'i

Buddhism

Christianity

Confucianism

Daoism/Taoism

Greek and Roman Mythology

Hinduism

Islam

Jainism

Judaism

Native American Religions

Shinto

Sikhism

Zoroastrianism

St. Louis Community College Libraries

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