This Google custom search engine allows you to find full-text articles in hundreds of religious, open-access online journals and other periodicals. Search TJS either by using the quick search box above or by going to the TJS opens new windowWeb site. For more information about TJS, click opens new windowhere.
Among the journals searchable in TJS are many of those listed in major religion Internet directories and ejournal sites such as:
The TJS LibGuide lists and links to open access--free on the Web--journals, magazines, newsletters, and other periodical literature related to:
The full text of many of these journals is searchable and retrievable via Theological Journals Search, a Google custom search engine created in 2006 by ORU theological librarian, Sally Jo Shelton, PhD. For now, only a representative number of the hundreds of journals searchable in TJS are listed in the guide, but more will be added as time allows.
At last count, TJS had been searched 30,685 times in 2017 and 34,278 times in 2018. Altogether it has been searched more than 422,850 times.
While TJS is certainly no substitute for commercial databases, it has several advantages:
Please feel free to link to TJS, if you haven't so far, and if you have suggestions as to how to make it better, or if you have titles you want to be added, please feel free to email at any time.