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Religion: Hinduism

This guide provides a list of major library resources for the study of religion.

Databases & E-Resources

Hinduism: Journals

Sacred Texts & Primary Sources

Call Number Range: BL 1100 - 1295: Sacred books (Vedic and Tantric texts, Purānas)

Below is a small selection of online and print texts.


GILFind ( - Search our local catalog for books, DVD's, etcetera. Use Library of Congress Subject Headings to help you discover books and expand your search, for example:

  • Hinduism
  • Hindu mythology
  • Vedas
  • Upanishads
  • Hindu literature, Sanskrit 
  • etcetera, etcetera

Reference Resources