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The Dead Sea Scrolls
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A portion of the Temple Scroll (11Q19).
The Dead Sea Scrolls are a collection of ancient Jewish texts first discovered at Khirbet Qumran in Israel in 1947. Together these texts offer students and scholars a unique window into an ancient sect on the margins of Jewish society. This guide is curated by a doctoral student in Religious Studies/New Testament and we welcome suggestions from users. Please email us!
Quick Links to Other Relevant DU LibGuides
Society of Biblical Literature Handbook of Style, 2nd Ed.
The SBL Handbook of Style, 2nd Ed. by
Publication Date: 2014
The definitive source for how to write and publish in the field of biblical studies The long-awaited second edition of the essential style manual for writing and publishing in biblical studies and related fields includes key style changes, updated and expanded abbreviation and spelling-sample lists, a list of archaeological site names, material on qur'anic sources, detailed information on citing electronic sources, and expanded guidelines for the transliteration and transcription of seventeen ancient languages. A must-consult resource for writing and publishing in the field!
SBLHS is the standard for most of the field. See also the SBLHSS Blog
for tutorials, tips, and tricks!