If you are looking for journal articles, abstracts, or bibliographic information in the field of religion and theology, ATLA products and partner products are an ideal place to start. ATLA offers a prestigious product line of electronic resources to support the scholarly study of religion and theology, including the ATLA Religion Database® (ATLA RDB®), ATLASerials® (ATLAS®), and ATLASerials PLUS™ (ATLAS PLUS™) . ATLA also oversees historical archives initiatives and works with several publishing partners to offer electronic versions of specialized bibliographic and reference products.

ATLA products and partner products are made available through subscribing libraries and are not available directly through the ATLA website. ATLA products and partner products are sold and distributed by EBSCO and made available for users to access on the EBSCOhost research interface.

The professional membership side of ATLA offers several free databases created collaboratively by members . Membership in ATLA’s professional association does not include access to ATLA’s products and partner products.

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ATLA products and partner products are made available on the EBSCOhost research interface through subscribing libraries and are not available directly through the ATLA website.

Students, Staff, and Faculty of Colleges, Universities, Seminaries, and Schools

You may be able to access ATLA products and partner products through your school or institutional library. Check your library website or contact your librarian to find out if your library subscribes to ATLA products and partner products and learn how to gain access.

Alumni/ae

You may be able to access ATLA products through your institutional library. Many academic institutions subscribe specifically to ATLA ALUM products to serve their alumni/ae and maintain long-term and mutually beneficial relationships with them. ATLA ALUM products make it possible for alumni/ae to access the same ATLA products they used as students. Check to see if your alma mater subscribes to ATLA RDB® for ALUM, ATLA CPLI® for ALUM, ATLAS® for ALUM, or ATLAS PLUSfor ALUM.

Clergy and Congregational Staff

Many academic institutions subscribe specifically to ATLA ALUM products to serve their alumni. Your alma mater may participate, check to see if they subscribe to  ATLA RDB for ALUMATLA CPLI for ALUMATLAS for ALUM, or ATLAS PLUS for ALUM.

If you don’t have access through your alma mater, as a member of the clergy or administrative staff member of a church or congregation of worship you may individually subscribe to ATLAS or ATLAS PLUS  on the EBSCOhost research interface. Subscriptions are handled directly through EBSCO, including orders, payments, licenses, and account set-up/logins. If you are interested in subscribing, send an e-mail to products@atla.com  and with your name, title, e-mail, and phone number and we will pass it along to EBSCO. Due to popular demand, it may take up to five business days for EBSCO to respond to your inquiry.

Onsite Visitors to Academic and Public Libraries

You may be able to access ATLA products and partner products through your local academic or public library. Check the library websites or contact the librarian to find out if the library subscribes to ATLA products and partner products. You may be able to access ATLA products and partner products as a guest user while physically visiting the library. Check with the library to confirm their guest user policy before you visit.

Do ATLA members have access to ATLA products and partner products?

Membership in ATLA’s professional association at the institutional and individual level does not include access to ATLA’s products. Institutional members of ATLA must subscribe to ATLA products and partner products the same as any other institution. Individual and Student members must access ATLA products and partner products through a subscribing library. Do not apply for membership in ATLA if you are seeking access to ATLA’s products or partner products. If you have specific questions, please contact products@atla.com for additional guidance.