Library Resources for the History of the Papacy

Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation this month has put the Roman Catholic Church at the forefront of news media coverage. The Divinity School Library has a rich collection of research materials for study of the Catholic Church and the history of the papacy. Below you find a few selected resources available in the library or online.

Enciclopedia dei Papi, Oxford Dictionary of the Popes, and the Papacy: an Encyclopedia.
(Left to Right) Enciclopedia dei Papi, Oxford Dictionary of the Popes, and the Papacy: an Encyclopedia.