Encyclopedia of Religion
This 15 volume encyclopedia has over 3000 articles (often extensive) on world religions, biographies of religious figures and other topics of religious interest. It presents a cross-cultural approach that emphasizes religion’s role within everyday life and as a unique experience from culture to culture.


New Catholic Encyclopedia
Among the 12,000 entries in this 15 volume encyclopedia are articles on saints, theology, philosophy, history, literary figures, musicians and other topics relevant to the history of the Catholic religion.