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About this Guide

  • How to find books and articles on Revelation
  • Tools for better searching
  • Recommended resources

Finding Books

To find books on Revelation, use the following subjects:

You might also find information under

The Book of Revelation is primarily shelved under the BS2820 call number range.


Finding Articles

The American Theological Library Association (ATLA) Database is one of the best starting points for your search.

For the Book of Revelation, it is best to use the Scriptures index.

To find articles about the biblical book, search by specific scripture reference

  1. From within the ATLA Database
  2. Click "Scriptures" at top
  3. Click link to expand and select (book, chapter, +/- verse)
  4. There are printable instructions or a short video tutorial to help you

If you use 'revelation' as a key word, the database will find all instances of "revelation" and will not specifically retrieve articles about the biblical book.

Use other keywords to find information on authors, specific topics, etc.

  1. From the database simple search page
    •   Type in your search term and click "search"
  2. From the advanced search page
    • Type in your term
    • Select a field to search (default is 'all')
    • Click search

Finding Sermons

Published books of sermons on Revelation (or any text) are located under the subject heading, but separate from other forms such as commentaries, etc.  Sermons for Revelation are under: 

Bible. N.T. Revelation> -- Sermons

Sermons can also be found in the ATLA Database:

   Start with the "Scriptures" index and choose "Revelation"

   Add the keyword "Sermon"

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