These resources will help you find e-books and print held by Notre Dame, other local libraries, or books held at other libraries worldwide.
Bibliographies collect publication information for books, articles, and other resources on a particular subject. Some include annotations with additional details about the publications' contents. They have a narrower focus, covering a topic, movement, person, geographic location, or era.
These resources will help you find unpublished theses and dissertations, which present an author's research and findings as part of their degree candidacy or professional qualification.
Patristics or patrology is the study of the early Christian writers who are designated Church Fathers. Hagiography refers to the biographical study of saints, ecclesiastical leaders or highly developed spiritual being in any of the world's spiritual traditions.
Prosopography is an investigation of the common characteristics of a historical group, whose individual biographies may be largely untraceable, by means of a collective study of their lives with the goal of learning about patterns of relationships and activities.