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Resource Guide:
The Reformation

Websites and Digital Archives

The following websites are librarian-evaluated to provide trustworthy information for your topic. They include digitized collections connected to your topic.

Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

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

Research Databases

Online Journals

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. You can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

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

Print Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
From a Mighty Fortress: Prints, Drawings, and Books in the Age of Luther, 1483-1546N 6865 .F76
The Sacred Image in the Age of ArtND 1432 .E85 H35 2010
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