Subject Bibliography - General Theology
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I GENERAL THEOLOGICAL INDICES & ABSTRACTS
I-01 ATLA Religion Database
Evanston, IL: American Theological Library Association, 1949--.
Available through EBSCO Services on public computers in the library. A
computerized database combining all the material found in Religion Index
One, Religion Index Two, and Index to Book Reviews in Religion.
I-02 Catholic Periodical and Literature Index. Volumes 1-44. Haverford, FA: Catholic Library Association, 1967-2009. (Ref. AI/3/.C28) Continues and combines the Catholic Periodical Index (1930-1966) and the Guide to Catholic Literature (1888-1967) (Ref. BX/4651/.G85). 1981- Available online through EBSCO Services on public computers in the library.
I-03 Index to Book Reviews in Religion. Chicago, IL: American Theological Library Association, 1949-68, 1986-1999. (Ref. Z/7753/.I48)
For reviews from 1975-85, cf Religion Index One (cf below).
I-04 Religion Index One: Periodicals, Volumes 1--. Chicago, IL: American Theological Library Association, 1949-1995. (Ref. AI/3/.R35) Until 1978 this was entitled: Index to Religious Periodical Literature.
The first six volumes of this latter work have recently been reissued
in an augmented and cumulated edition under the new title, Religion
I-05 Religion Index Two: Festschriften 1960-1969. Chicago, IL: American Theological Library Association, 1980. (Ref. AI/3/.R355)
Religion Index Two: Multi-Authored Works. Chicago, IL: American Theological Library Association, 1970-1993. (Ref. AI/3/.R355)
I-06 Religious and Theological Abstracts, Volumes 1--. Myerstown, PA: Religious and Theological Abstracts, 1958-2008. (periodical shelves)
II GENERAL THEOLOGICAL BIBLIOGRAPHIES, DICTIONARIES, ETC.
II-01 Ephemerides Theologicae Lovanienses. Volumes 1--, 1924--. (periodical shelves)
II-02 Companion Encyclopedia of Theology. Edited by Peter Byrne & Leslie Houlden. London: Routledge, 1995. (Ref. BR/118/.C65/1995)
II-03 Encyclopedia of Christianity. 5 volumes. Edited by Erwin Fahlbusch et at. Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 1999-.
II-04 Encyclopedia of Philosophy. 10 volumes. Edited by Donald M. Borchert. New York: Thompson Gale , 2006. (Ref. B/51/.E52/2006)
II-05 Encyclopedia of the American Religious Experience. 3 volumes. Edited by Charles H. Lippy & Peter W. Williams. New York: Scribner, 1988. (Ref. BL/2525/.E52/1988)
II-06 Encyclopedia of Religion. 16 volumes. Edited by Mircea Eliade. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, 1986. (Ref. BL/31/.E4/1986)
II-07 Encyclopedia of Religion in America. 4 volumes. Edited by Charles Lippy & Peter W. Williams. Washington D.C.: CQ Press, 2010. (Ref. BL/2520/.E49/2010)
II-08 Encyclopedia of Women and Religion in North America.
3 volumes. Edited by Rosemary S. Keller & Rosemary R. Reuther.
Bloomington Indiana: Indiana University Press, 2006. (Ref.
II-09 Encyclopedia of Women and World Religion. 2 volumes. Edited by Serenity Young. New York: Macmillan Reference, 1999. (Ref. BL/458/.E52/1999)
II-10 HarperCollins Dictionary of Religion. Edited by Jonathan Z. Smith. San Francisco: Harper Collins, 1995. (Ref. BL/31/.H37/1995)
II-11 HarperCollins Encyclopedia of Catholicism. Edited by Richard P. McBrien. San Francisco: Harper Collins, 1995. (Ref. BX/841/.H37/1995)
II-12 Modern Catholic Encyclopedia.
Revised and Expanded. Edited by Michael Glazier & Monica K.
Hellwig. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2004. (Ref.
II-13 New Catholic Encyclopedia.
15 volumes + 5 supplementary volumes. New York: McGraw-Hill Book
Company, 1967-2001. (Ref. BX/841/.N44/1967) and (Ref. BX/841/.N44/2003)
II-14 Oxford Companion to Christian Thought. Edited by Adrian Hastings et al. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. (Ref. BR/95/.093/2000)
II-15 Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church.
3rd edition Revised. Edited By F.L. Cross & E.A. Livingstone.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005. (Ref. BR/95/.094/2005)
II-16 Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy. 10 volumes. Edited by Edward Craig. London: Routledge, 1998. (Ref. B/51/.R68/1998)
II-17 World Christian Encyclopedia: A Comparative Survey of Churches and Religions in the Modern World 2 volumes. Edited by David B. Barrett et al. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001. (Ref. BR/157/.W67/2001)
Volumes 1--. (several publishers through the years). 1964--.
(BT/10/.C7) In library catalog, search as series rather than title; on
II-19 The Papal Encyclicals, 1740-1981. 5 volumes. Edited by Claudia Carlen, IHM. N.P.: McGrath Publishing Company, 1981. (Ref. BQV/3/1740-1981/.C27)
II-20 Papal Pronouncements, A Guide: 1740-1978. 2 volumes. Edited by Claudia Carlen, IHM. Ann Arbor, MI: Pierian Press, 1990. (Ref. BQV/4/1990/.C37)
II-21 Papal Encyclicals online - http://www.papalencyclicals.net
II-22 Vatican - http://www.vatican.va
II-23 Wabash Center Guide to Internet Resources - http://www.wabashcenter.wabash.edu/resources/guide-headings.aspx
Revised 6/13 JB