ACLS Humanities E-Book HEB is an online, fully searchable collection of 5,153 books of high quality in the humanities and humanistic social sciences. These titles are recommended by scholars and constituent learned societies of the American Council of Learned Societies. Users may also access online book reviews from the major journals. This trial ends on 6/30/2018. If you find this collection or any individual databases useful, please let us know.
Includes titles such as Pacific World, The Eastern Buddhist, and the Pure Land.
Contains a core collection of academic journals--including Contemporary Buddhism, Journal of the American Oriental Society, Journal of the American Academy of Religion, Religion East & West.
Brill is an academic publisher with specialties in humanities and social sciences. A green icon next to a title will indicate full text access.
Aims to cover many different online resources for the study of Buddhism. Including canons, journal articles, dissertations, and more.
A comprehensive collection of ethics resources including searchable research materials. Click 'Find in a Library' in your search results to find a copy of the material in our library.
Bibliographic database of Buddhism related articles & books published in Japan. Includes articles in many languages, including English.
"PhilPapers is a comprehensive index and bibliography of philosophy maintained by the community of philosophers."
Indexes more than 2,500 magazine and journals on art, business, humanities, health, social sciences, and sciences. Interfaces available for many languages. Includes Research Library, ProQuest Religion, ProQuest Psychology Journals, and Dissertation/Thesis Abstracts.
"...an electronic database containing bibliographic references to South Asia research articles published in journals, collective volumes, conference proceedings, Festschriften, etc."
This is a working bibliography of translations of Chinese Buddhist texts from the Taishō edition of the canon. Some translations of extra-canonical Chinese Buddhist texts are included.
From the Dharma Drum Institute of Liberal Arts, this online search engine searches for terms across multiple Buddhist dictionaries and glossaries.
A compilation of Buddhist terms, texts, temple, schools, persons, etc. found in Buddhist canonical sources with indices to other major Buddhist dictionaries. Unlimited search available via link above.
- Non-UWest patrons can login with "guest" (limited to 10 searches per day)
- Android app: DDB Access (unlimited search does not work off campus, use 'guest' to make up to 10 searches)
"The Cultural Atlas Portal links examples of cultural atlases developed globally into a Web Site. The ECAI Clearinghouse is a collection of spatio-temporal datasets and TimeMap mapspaces. Other useful information include other related & featured projects."
A comprehensive, open, online bibliography for the field of Buddhist studies, managed by H-Buddhism, the online network of scholars of Buddhism.
A general purpose Chinese text reader and Chinese-English dictionary with an emphasis on Buddhist terminology.
A scholarly and refereed encyclopedia hosted by Stanford University.
Correspondences of Buddhist canonical terms (with canonical and textual references) in Japanese, Chinese, English, Sanskrit, Tibetan. Thus far focusing on terms found in: Abhidharma-kośa 倶舎論 and Mahāyāna śatadharmā-prakāśamukha śāstra 大乗百法明門論.
BSR is the journal of the UK Association for Buddhist Studies. The journal publishes scholarly and peer-reviewed articles on all aspects of Buddhism. There are multiple holdings of this journal. One is UWest only.
Publishes articles on the current state of Buddhism from across the human sciences.
A publication of the International Association of Buddhist Studies.