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General Information (pdf)

EBR Concept
(update May 2010)

EBR Editorial Board
(update June 2018)

EBR General Guidelines
(update December 2018)

EBR Review Guidelines for Editors
(update December 2018)


EBR Editorial Platform (pdf)

EBR Editorial Platform - Notes for Editors
(update July 2018)


EBR Editorial Platform - Notes for Authors
(update July 2018)


EBR Style Guides (pdf)

EBR Bibliographical Guidelines
(update December 2018)

EBR Transliteration Guidelines
(update May 2015)

EBR Abbreviations
(update December 2018)

EBR Spellings and Capitalizations
(update June 2018)

EBR Art Citations Guidelines
(update April 2017)


EBR Sample Articles (pdf) 



Cain and Abel








Light of the World


EBR Forthcoming Volumes

Vol. 16

Lectionary – Lots*

December 2018

Vol. 17

Lotus* – Mass*

July 2019

Vol. 18

Massa (Person)* – Moab, Moabite*

December 2019


* Contents of these volumes are only approximates.


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