Global Digital Library on Theology and Ecumenism

The Global Digital Library on Theology and Ecumenism [GlobeTheoLib] is a multilingual online library offering access free of charge to more than 650'000 full-text articles, journals, books and other resources. Its focus is on theology, intercultural and interreligious dialogue, ethics, and ecumenism in World Christianity.


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full-text articles and documents

Read articles from hundreds of academic
journals from all over the world

Browse encyclopedias, dictionaries,
bibliographies and handbooks
Special collections

Discover the special thematic and institutional
collections in the GlobeTheoLib online library

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>> GlobTheoLib Annual Report 2016 is available now.
We are happy to announce the release of GlobThoLib Annual Report 2016. We invite you to read and download it here. 

>> Our December 2016 newsletter is out

Welcome to this edition of the GlobeTheoLib newsletter with news about activities, projects and developments linked to the Global Digital Library on Theology in Ecumenism. Read more

>>Towards a fully ecumenical, global and sustainable online library

The international governing body of the Global Digital Library on Theology and Ecumenism, also known as GlobeTheoLib, met from 9-10 September 2016 in Geneva. Read more

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Share your documents

Share your research papers or other academic materials with a worldwide community by uploading  them to GlobeTheoLib. You keep your copyright, and  your theology-related  documents gain global reach when they are submitted to the GlobeTheoLib online library.


 Network & Research

As a registered user of GlobTheoLib you have full access to the worldwide ethics network, with thousands of documents in the online ethics library. offers you the chance to find other participants with similar interests and to join online workgroups for joint research projects.