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Call to Submit Atla Annual 2022 Proposals – Deadline Extended

The Atla Conference Committee invites members and friends to submit proposals for Atla Annual 2022, June 15-18, 2022.

Announcing Additions to Atla Products – December 2021

Atla is pleased to announce the addition of titles now available in the Atla Religion Database® (Atla RDB®) and AtlaSerials® (Atlas®). Also, view an updated list of essay collections in Atla RDB!

Atla Executive Director Brenda Bailey-Hainer Announces Retirement

After eleven years with Atla, Brenda Bailey-Hainer will be retiring as Executive Director on August 31.

Atla Announces New Digitization Grant Program 

Submit an application for an Atla Digitization Grant, which supports member efforts to digitize and describe their special collections and archives for wider access and use.

Welcome New Members: Bethel Bible College and Texas Lutheran University

Please join us in welcoming our new Atla Institutional members! Learn more about these libraries.

Celebrating Our Products – 75 Years of Scholarship

In this 75th Anniversary Celebration post, we interview three longtime Atla staff members about the history of our products over the years.

Register Now for the Atla/ACRL Virtual OER Roadshow Workshop & Apply for a Scholarship

Atla members are invited to register for the Virtual Open Educational Resources (OER) Roadshow this March! Scholarships are also available to go toward the registration fee.

‘Qualitative Research: A Field Manual For Ministry Students’ Published by Atla Open Press

Read the new title from Books@Atla Open Press, 'Qualitative Research: A Field Manual For Ministry Students,' by Timothy Lincoln.

75th Anniversary: The Future of Theological Librarianship

In celebration of our 75th anniversary, we asked a few of our members for their thoughts on the future of theological librarianship.

Tools for the Study of Religion & Theology

Atla produces a variety of research tools for the study of religion and theology. Atla research tools are available through libraries who subscribe to our products, while resources developed collaboratively by Atla members are freely available to all. If you are looking for bibliographic information or full-text collections of journal articles covering diverse topics and languages, these tools are the place to start.

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