This page is a guide to resources for Matthew Goff's Dead Sea Scrolls course. Here you will find print and online resources specifically about the Dead Sea Scrolls. General biblical studies resources will also be useful and can be found on other pages of this guide.
To use the Scrolls themselves, see the primary texts and helpful guides linked in the Access and Understand the Scrolls box.
To browse through potential research topics, look through the Oxford Bibliographies and Oxford Handbook of the Dead Sea Scrolls listed in the Key Resources about the Scrolls box.
To search the scholarly literature on the Scrolls, use the ATLA Religion database and the library catalog.
ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerialsATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials combines the premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion with ATLA's online collection of major religion and theology journals. The ATLA Religion Database includes more than 575,000 article citations from more than 1,679 journals (506 currently indexed), more than 239,000 essay citations from over 16,800 multi-author works, and more than 530,000 book review citations. Full text is provided for more than 294,000 electronic articles and book reviews. This database is produced by the American Theological Library Association.