Databases at the AST Library

Off-campus sign-in

E-books and online databases can be accessed from wherever you are and the library is always adding more. To access e-books through the Novanet catalogue or electronic journal articles in the EBSCO databases you will need OpenAthens credentials.

Username: asth(first initial)(last name)001 e.g., asthjsmith001
Password: You will be emailed a link asking you to create your password.

If you are a new student and have not received credentials please contact Robert Martel

Religion & Theology Databases

Atla Religion Database with AtlaSerials PLUS (Full Text)

Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception Online (Full Text)

Digital Karl Barth Library (Full Text)

Oxford Biblical Studies Online (Full Text)
(Note: enter your AST student/faculty card barcode number and password (default is last 4 digits of your phone number)

Oxford Bibliographies: Biblical Studies (Full Text)

New Testament Abstracts

Old Testament Abstracts

ATLA Digital Library

RIM: Research in Ministry



Multidiscipline Databases

Academic Search Premier (Full Text) (theological content)

Gale Virtual Reference Library (eEncyclopedias) (theological content)

ERIC: Education Resources Information Center

MEDLINE (Abstracts)

WorldCatDissertations (Catalogue)

Chicago Manual of Style Online 17th edition
(Note: see also their online Citation Quick Guide)