The subject of Religious Studies is maintained by the UB as a specialized information service (Fachinformationsdienst (FID)) with the support of the German Research Foundation (DFG) and in close cooperation with the German Association for Religious Studies (DVRW).
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- on the holdings profile and the history of scientific studies of religions at the UB Tübingen
- Electronic journals
- E-Books ("Theologie und Religionswissenschaft")
- Electronic theses of the University of Tübingen
- Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) "Philosophy, Psychology, Religion"
Literature by subject
can be found in the University Library in the "rel" section
- in the Ammerbau reference holdings (non-circulating reference works), additionally: for individual religions in the sections "buddh" (budhism and jainism), "hind" (hinduism and sikhism), "islam" (islamology) and "judentum"
- in the Circulation Desk textbook collection (circulating textbooks and basic literature)
- in the Ammerbau journal display (non-circulating current journals)
Other specialist information
Institutes at the University of Tübingen:
- Department for Orientals and Islamic Studies / Asien-Orient-Institut
- Department for Indology and Comparative Religion / Asien-Orient-Institut
- Institutum Judaicum (Seminar für Religionswissenschaft und Judaistik, Evang.-Theol. Fakultät)
- Graduiertenkolleg Religiöses Wissen
Institutes of religious studies and professional organizations
- Deutsche Vereinigung für Religionswissenschaft (DVRW)
- European Association for the Study of Religions
- International Association for the History of Religions
- Society for the Scientific Study of Religion