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Gale Virtual Reference Library, including Melton’s Encyclopedia of American Religions, The African-American Almanac, Encyclopedia of Philosophy and A Guide to Biblical Sites in Greece and Turkey.

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Thesis Guidelines
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The General Theological Seminary offers the opportunity to gain distance access to the Keller Library by enrolling in a course called Theological Research from a Distance (LIB1). This course includes access to the Library’s databases, the ability to borrow books by mail, and reference assistance by telephone or email. Please visit the program page for more information about enrollment.