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Classification numbers for theological topics

Distance students and print resources

Distance students have access to AMBS Library print resources. The library staff is happy to scan tables of contents, reference book entries, book chapters, and journal articles for students who are not in the local area. Contact [email protected] for assistance with your research.


Here are three recommended titles in the library's reference collection. Two of them are also available online.

General books

AMBS Library's general books are arranged in Dewey Decimal Classification. The following numbers may be helpful places to look. The location in the library is a clue to the book's disciplinary orientation.

100  Philosophy/Psychology/Ethics

172 Political ethics

200  Religion

261.7 Christianity and political affairs, including civil war and revolution

261.8 Christianity and socioeconomic problems

300  Social Sciences

303.6 Conflict

327.1 Foreign policy and international relations

361 Social problems and social welfare


Print periodicals are arranged alphabetically by title. Here are some titles that are currently received in the library's print collection. Linked titles are also available online.