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A resource guide for students studying Hinduism.

About these resources

Introductory works and encyclopedias can provide overviews of the topic and are helpful sources of definitions, names, dates and citations to significant works. Some specialized publications are listed below. You might also try Credo Reference or Gale Virtual Reference Library which cover many different subject areas.

Credo Reference 

A searchable online collection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, biographies, language dictionaries, and other reference titles.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Reference Books


A sample of reference books available about Hinduism and other related topics located at Webster University Library (unless stated otherwise). For more information or to locate additional resources, please search the library catalog or contact a reference librarian.