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SUM’s Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC) search allows you to search the entire SUM Oakland Campus Library, as well as any e-book in Project Gutenberg and Open Library’s online catalogs. 


ATLA link for Online Journals
ATLA will prove a very useful resource for those professors who desire online content within your papers. Through the EBSCO host, you will have access here to thousands of scholarly journals and articles on various topics; from which you can cite your material right onto your paper through the new "cite button" on the right side of the article! has some great resources to help your reference material list expand! There are mainly electronic Bibles, and biblical resources available through this website.
Bible Gateway is a phenomenal resource that will give you access to many various aspects of biblical study. Through this link you will be able to quickly find those verses that you have memorized but can't remember where to find! Very handy tool for study as well!
If you have ever found your brain tired from all of your collegiate reading, you will love to be able to listen to the Bible from this website as one of the cool features that it offers, among other things, concerning biblical study. It is another tool that you can use to help enhance your biblical knowledge base, and your papers that you will have to complete.
This special tool will equip you with everything you need for Bible studies! Whether they be personal or group Bible studies, Bible study tools .com will help you gain a better grasp on God's word.

Britannica Online Encyclopedia
A reliable alternative to Wikipedia. Who would've thought!

Classic Reader
Classic reader is another really good website for those non-theological resources. However, this site does have biblical content that can be found within it, as well as Project Gutenberg.

Christian Classics Ethereal Library
Christian Classics Ethereal Library exists for bible college students trying to dig deeper into God's Word and Christendom as a whole. They offer a browser friendly library, bible study tools, free books to read, and more. This will be a great asset to any college student seeking greater knowledge in the Word, or for a research paper!

Free Bible Resources
3 Bible is a great resource available to you, mainly for ministry purposes. There are also some study tools there to help you grow in biblical knowledge.
Full books is a really good resource for the free reading of full books online. If you are looking for non-biblical texts, or non-theological resources, this will be a place you will want to check out. Along with Project Gutenberg as well.

Google Book Search
Google books allows you to search, and even read entire books online. Since it is done under the google server, there are many different books to choose from. This will be a great reference for you to take advantage of!

International World History Project
A very useful historical website that includes many major works of writing, and free downloadable eBooks.

Internet History Sourcebooks (Fordham University)
Numerous historical documents which prove to be useful in World Religions courses, Biblical Studies, and even Apologetics.

Library of Free Journals
Within the area of Biblical and theological studies there are significant numbers of periodical titles that are not always listed in the searching tools. This resource will provide you with a new avenue to mine for data in your research.

A massive central data source and a handy way to graphically compare nations. Good for missions and sociology, and even more ancient history.

NTS Library
NTS is a great theological resource for online books. You can read full books on this site as well. NTS will prove very useful to you if you are going to be needing online references. Don't forget to properly cite your electronic sources with the Turabian guidelines!

Perseus Digital Library
Classics in Greek, Latin and Hebrew with English translation, and interactive lexicon/parsing tool. Classical histories like Cassius Dio are very useful for Acts and general New Testament.

The Post-Reformation Digital Library
A select database of digital books relating to the development of theology and philosophy during the Reformation and Post-Reformation/Early Modern Era (late 15th-18th c.). Late medieval and patristic works printed and referenced in the early modern era are also included. 

Project Gutenberg
A vast program, with many different sources to choose from. This has both biblical and non-biblical resources available for you to use. Highly recommended for those general education courses, that have limited selection of materials!

Theology on the Web

A free, high quality theological resource for Bible teachers and pastors to spread the Gospel in their countries. There are over 20,000 rare and out-of-print articles are available for free download, detailed bibliographies for Seminary level students and ministers, and a single cross-linked resource made up of seven websites.

Timeline Index
Timeline index is pretty self-explanatory, however there is a little more to it than standard timelines. Incorporated into the website are timelines of events, places, people, and more! Very useful for figuring out Kings!

University of Texas Libraries
Historical maps of Middle East will prove to be useful when taking many of the Biblical courses.

Wycliffe Bible Translators
Wycliffe Bible translators has been around for many years, they exist to help equip you with many different resources including: books, videos, mp3 formatted audio, magazines, games, and more. Hope you enjoy this website!


A phenomenal resource that is ABSOLUTELY FREE! 

Through this resource, you will be able to download many different translations of the bible, including Greek, Hebrew, and Latin; download maps and charts found within the bible; compare different translations, view commentaries, read books, have devotionals, and more!

Additional content can be downloaded onto e-sword through the download tab while running the e-sword program (you will have to close the program and open it again to view your downloaded content).

E-Sword Free Download