Q. Can I access Bible dictionaries and encyclopedias online?
Yes, you can access several of our Bible dictionaries and encyclopedias online by clicking on the links below and signing in with your PBA username and password.
Here are three high quality dictionaries from InterVarsity Press. After you click on the link and sign in, click on the PDF Full Text link to open the dictionary:
- Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels
- Dictionary of the Old Testament: Prophets
- Dictionary of the Old Testament: Wisdom, Poetry & Writings
These databases also contain Bible dictionaries. Just browse for or type in your search term after you log in.
- Credo Reference: Religion
- Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception Online
- Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible
Please don't hesitate to let us know if you have any trouble accessing or using these resources. We would be happy to meet with you via Zoom or over the phone.