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Resource Guide:
The Reformation

Sample Call Numbers

Topic Call Number
1519-1648. Reformation and Counter-reformationDD 176-189
Renaissance. Renaissance and ReformationBR 280
Luther, MartinBR 323.5-334.2

Sample Subject Headings

Start by searching the catalog by keyword. Use whatever terms you think best describe your topic. When you find a record that matches what you are looking for, view the record and see what subject headings were used. Then search again using that term as a subject search.

  • Reformation
  • Protestant Reformation
  • Church History -- 16th Century
  • Protestantism
  • Luther, Martin, 1483-1546
  • Schmalkaldic League, 1530-1547

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
Women and the Counter-Reformation in early modern MünsterBR 359 .M85 L36 2014
The unintended Reformation : how a religious revolution secularized societyBL 2747.8 .G74 2010
Reformation and early modern Europe : a guide to researchBR 305.3 .R42 2007
The Cambridge companion to Reformation theologyBR 305.3 .C36 2004
Law and revolution, II : the impact of the Protestant Reformations on the western legal traditionKJ 147 .B47 2003 v.2
Luther's lives : two contemporary accounts of Martin LutherBR 325 .L84 D27 2002
Protestants : the birth of a revolutionBR 305.2 .O89
The ninety-five theses and other writingsBR 331 .E5 2017
Rebel in the ranksBR 305.3 .G74 2017
Martin Luther in his own wordsBR 331 .E5 2017
Martin Luther's theologyBR 333.3 .M364 2017
Katharina & Martin LutherBR 328 .D47 2017
Luther the reformerBR 325 .K455 2016
The end of ProtestantismBX 4817 .L45 2016

Research Databases

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • Reformation & Renaissance Review: Journal of the Society for Reformation Studies
  • Renaissance and Reformation
  • Lutheran Theology
  • Sixteenth-Century Journal

These are just examples. To find more, or to look for a specific journal or periodical, search our Journals.

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