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Finding Background Information - Print Resources
Catholic Women Writers: a Bio-Bibliographic Sourcebook
Call Number: OSF-Ref PN417 C38 2001
The following background resources can be found in the reference collection on the first floor of the O'Shaughnessy Frey Library (OSF-Ref) :
Encyclopedia of Catholic Literature
Call Number: OSF-REF PN485 E53 2004
The encyclopedia of American Catholic history
Call Number: OSF-Ref BX1406.2 .E53 1997
Dictionary of Popes and the Papacy
Call Number: OSF-Ref BX955.3 L4913 2001
Catholic Studies Resources
This guide introduces you to the Catholic Studies resources available in the University of St. Thomas Libraries. The background materials listed on this page will help you get started with your research. Click on the tabs above view other resources which will help you find books, journal articles and other materials.
Finding Background Information - Electronic Resources
Use these specialized topical sources to browse for paper topics and for information on specific events, places and themes:
Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Based on the 1998 authoritative print edition, this encyclopedia features over 2,000 signed articles across the breadth of the discipline by international experts. Each year new or revised entries are added. The 10 volume print edition is available in Reference at both Ireland and OSF Libraries. Limited to 4 simultaneous users.