Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

General

Biographical Dictionary of Christian Theologians. Edited by patrick W. Carey and Joseph T. Lienhard.
Ref. BR95 .B575 2000

Dictionary of Bible and Religion. William H. Gentz, general editor.
Ref. BR 95 .D46

Dictionary of Christian Biography. Edited by Michael J. Walsh.
BR95 .W35 2001

Dictionary of Christianity. Edited by J. C. Cooper.
Ref. BR 95 .D48 1996

Dictionary of Ecclesiastical Terms. Edited by J.S. Purvis.
Ref. BR95 .P8

Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization. Edited by George T. Kurian.
Ref. BR95 .E467 2011

Encyclopedia of Christianity. Editors, Erwin Fahlbusch [et al.]; translator and English language editor, Geoffrey W. Bromiley.
Ref. BR 95 .E8913 1999

New 20th Century Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge. Edited by J. D. Douglas.
Ref. BR 95 .N395 1991

Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church. Edited by F. L. Cross; 3d. ed. edited by E. A. Livingstone.
Ref. BR 95 .O8 1997

The Oxford Companion to Christian Thought. Ed. by Adrian Hastinga, Alastair Mason and Hugh Pyper.
Ref. BR 95 .O84 2000

World Christian Encyclopedia: a comparative survey of churches and religions, AD 30 – AD 2000. David B. Barrett, George T. Kurian, Todd M. Johnson.
2d ed. Ref. BR 157 .W67 2001

Early Christianity

Dictionary of Early Christian Literature. Ed. by Siegmar Dopp and WIlhelm Geerlings; translated from the German by Matthew O’Connell.
Ref. BR 66.5 .L4813 2000

Encyclopedia of the Early Church. Produced by the Institutum Patristicum Augustinianum and edited by Angelo DiBerardino; translated from the Italian by Adrian Walford.
Ref. BR 66.5 .D5813 1992

Dictionary of Early Christian Beliefs: a reference guide to more than 700 topics discussed by the Early Church Fathers... David Berot, ed.
Ref. BR 66.5 .D53 B47 1998

Dictionary of Early Christian Biography and Literature to the End of the Sixth Century AD. Ed. by Henry Wace and William C. Piercy.
Ref. BR 95 .D472 1999

Patrology. Johannes Quasten.
Ref. BR 67 .Q3

Reallexikon fur Antike und Christentum.
Ref. BR 95 R43

Encyclopedia of Early Christianity. Ed. by Everett Ferguson. 2d. ed.
Ref. BR 162.2 .E53 1997

Patristics

Ante-Nicene Fathers: translations of the writings of the Fathers down to A.D. 325. Alexander Roberts and James Donaldson, eds.
Ref. BR 60 .A62 .A5

A Select Library of Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers of the Christian Church. First series: edited by Philip Schaff. Ref. BR 60 .S4 Second series: translated into English with prolegomena and explanatory notes under the editorial supervision of Philip Schaff and Henry Wace. Ref. BR 60 .S42

Corpus Christianorum, Series Graeca.
Ref. BR 60 .C487

Corpus Christianorum, Series Latina.
Ref. BR 60 .C49

Sources Chretiennes.
Ref. BR 60 .S68

Patrologia Latina Database
This resource is available to the Charles River Campus electronically at: http://pld.chadwyck.com.ezproxy.bu.edu/

Reformation

Dictionary of the Reformation. Edited by Klaus Ganzer and Bruno Steimer.
Ref. BR302.8  .L4913 2004

Encyclopedia of Protestantism. Edited by Hans Hillebrand.
Ref. BX4811.3 .E53 2004

The European Reformations Sourcebook. Ed. by Carter Lindberg.
Ref. BR 301 .E87 1999

Historical Dictionary of the reformation and Counter-Reformation. Edited by Hans J. Hillebrand.
Ref. BR302.8 H55 2000

Ioannis Calvini Opera (Corpus Reformatorum). John Calvin.
Mfiche BR 9420 .A2 1970

Luther’s Werke (Weimar Ed.) Martin Luther.
Ref. BR 330 .A2 1883; this resource is now available electronically at:
http://luther.chadwyck.com.ezproxy.bu.edu/english/frames/werke/search

Melanchthon Opera (Corpus Reformatorum). Philipp Melanchthon.
Ref. BR 336 .A3 1963

Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation. Hans J. Hillerbrand, editor in chief.
Ref. BR 302.8 .O93 1996

Wyclif’s Latin Works. John Wycliffe.
Ref. BR 75 .W8 1966

Zwingli’s samtliche Werke (Corpus Reformatorum). Ulrich Zwingli
Ref. BR 346 .A2 1982

Modern America

Biographical Dictionary of Negro Ministers. Edited by Ethel L. Williams.
Ref. BR563 .N4 W5 1975

Dictionary of Christianity in America. Coordinating editor, Daniel G. Reid.
Ref. BR 515 .D53 1990

Encyclopedia of African American Christian Heritage. Edited by Ethel L. Williams.
Ref. BR563 .N4 M353 2002

Encyclopedia of African-American Religions. Ed. by Larry G. Murphy, J. Gordon Melton, Gary L. Ward.
Ref. BR 535 .N4 E53 1993

Encyclopedia of American Catholic History. Edited by John J. Delaney.
Ref. BX4670 .D45

Encyclopedia of Mormonism. Edited by Daniel H. Ludlow.
Ref. BX8605.5 .E62 1992

Encyclopedia of Religion in the South. Ed. by Samuel S. Hill.
Ref. BR 535 .E52

Encyclopedia of the Stone-Campbell Movement. Edited by Douglas A. Foster.
Ref. BX7321.3 .E53 2004

Historical Dictionary of Reformed Churches. Edited by Robert Benedetto.
Ref. BX9415 .B46 1999

Historical Dictionary of the Holiness Movement. Edited by William Kostlevy.
Ref. BX7990 .H6 H55 2009

Historical Dictionary of the Shakers. Edited by Holly G. Duffield.
Ref. BX9765 .D84 2000

Historical Dictionary of  Unitarian Universalism. Edited by Mark W. Harris.
Ref. BX9809 .H37 2004

Modern American Protestantism and its World.: historical articles on Protestantism in American Religious Life. Ed. by Martin E. Marty.
Ref. BR 515 .M64 1992

A Religious History of the American People. Syndey F. Ahlstrom.
Ref. BR 515 .A4 1974

Global Christianity

Atlas of Global Christianity. Edited by Todd M. Johnson and Kenneth R. Ross.
Ref. BR479 .A85 2009

Blackwell Dictionary of Evangelical Biography. Edited by Donald M. Lewis.
Ref. BR1640 .B53 1995

Encyclopedia of Evangelicalism. Edited by Randall H. Balmer.
Ref. BR1640 .B35 2004

Encyclopedia of Pentecostal and Charismatic Christianity. Edited by Margaret Tarpley.
Ref. BR1644 .E63 2006.

Handbook of Christianity in China. Edited by N. Standaert and R.G. Tiedemann.
Ref. BR1285 .H36 2001

Oxford Encyclopedia of South Asian Christianity. Chief Editor, Roger E. Hedlund.
Ref. BR1143 .O94 2012