The Society of Biblical Literature was founded in 1880 to foster biblical scholarship.
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The Society of Biblical Literature is the oldest and largest international scholarly membership organization in the field of biblical studies. Founded in 1880, the Society has grown to over 8,500 international members including teachers, students, religious leaders and individuals from all walks of life who share a mutual interest in the critical investigation of the Bible.
Advertise with SBL

If your publications, products or services are Bible related, you will profit from direct access to the Society of Biblical Literature membership. SBL is the largest and oldest association of biblical scholars in the world. We have an international membership of over 8,500 — individuals devoted to the critical investigation of the Bible from a variety of academic disciplines.

Founded in 1880 to promote the academic study of the Bible, SBL fosters career development, speaks out on issues that impact the study of the Bible, and promotes the exchange of ideas with all those who study the Bible.

Get noticed by this focused group of consumers — advertise in the Journal of Biblical Literature, start a direct mail campaign using the SBL mailing list, exhibit at one of SBL's many conferences, or sponsor a project.

Advertise in Print
This PDF order form includes pricing for the Journal of Biblical Literature and the Review of Biblical Literature yearly print editions. For more information regarding this service, contact Heather McMurray.

Advertise at an SBL Meeting

Includes opportunities at the Annual Meeting, International Meeting, Regional Meetings or local public events. You can sponsor items and events at the meetings such as the tote bag, the Cyber and Food Cafe, aisle signs, lanyards, a coffee break, directional signs, information desk and receptions. 
Annual Meeting:
Advertising and Sponsorship information coming soon.
International Meeting:
Advertising and Sponsorship information coming soon.

If the online advertiser and sponsorship information is not yet available for the meeting you are interested in, contact Chrissy Donovan.
Advertise your Job
If you are looking for a job candidate in theological, religious, biblical, and related studies; for library or administrative jobs; or for positions of religious leadership: Publicize your job opening with SBL.

Rent the SBL Mailing List
SBL will rent the mailing list for ONE-TIME USE ONLY. The PDF order form contains pricing for the most commonly ordered lists. The list can be customized to meet your needs. If you have a custom order request, contact SBL Customer Service for a quote.

Send an Email to SBL Members
This PDF order form is for use to send an email to SBL members. While SBL will not rent the email list, SBL will send emails on behalf of publishers and other advertisers of interest to our members. The publisher/advertiser is responsible for composing the email. Please send the html source code for the email if possible. For more information regarding this service, contact SBL Customer Service.

New Proposals
If you have a collaborative project you would like to propose, e-mail the Executive Director: John Kutsko.

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