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Queen's University Library

Religious Studies

Department: School of Religion
Library: Stauffer Library
Faculty Representative: Mari Rethelyi
rethelyi@queensu.ca
74316
Liaison Librarian: Constance Adamson

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Collection Policy Outline

General Purpose:

To serve undergraduate teaching, and graduate teaching and research to the master's level, in Religious Studies.

Languages:

English is preferred, but other western European languages are collected.

Types of Material Collected:

  • monographs
  • series
  • periodicals
  • microforms
  • electronic materials

Fields of research:

  • religion and modernity
  • contemporary Christianity
  • women and religion/feminism and religion
  • religion and literature
  • method and theory in the study of religion
  • Hinduism
  • Buddhism
  • Islam
  • Judaism
  • ethics

Subjects and Collecting Levels:

(Explanation of Collection Policy Levels)

Areas to be collected at level C:

  • religion and modernity
  • contemporary Christianity
  • women and religion/feminism and religion
  • religion and literature
  • method and theory in the study of religion
  • Hinduism
  • Buddhism
  • Taoism
  • Islam
  • Judaism
  • ethics

Areas to be collected at level D:

  • philosophy of religion
  • psychology of religion
  • religion and business
  • religion, business and ethics
  • sociology of religion
  • myth and ritual
  • mysticism

Areas to be collected at level E:

  • religion and film
  • Native traditions
  • Japanese religions

Policy last revised: 3 January 2012