Selected sources on specific religious traditions:
Main databases for Religious Studies topics:
Other databases that may be useful for this project:
ATLA includes a Thesaurus that will help direct you to the spelling/phrasing of a particular holiday that that database uses for its subject terms.
What's a subject term? It's a standardized term that helps you find articles/resources on the same topic even if the keywords are different, or spelled differently: Chanukah/Hanukkah, for example.
In order to find ATLA's subject term for a particular holiday, click Thesaurus (near the top of the search page) and then type the term into the search box
From the library's homepage, click on Library Catalog to search for books.
Use Browse Search to search for individual holiday/tradition names as subject terms.
or for particular religious groups/affiliations.
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These subject terms may be useful for finding resources about particular customs/traditions. Add the text in red to the name of the particular faith tradition, as shown below
Other, more ambiguously defined traditions may take some more fiddling around with search terms. Try these: