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THRS 220: Catholic Social Thought

This guide is for finding resources on Catholic Social Thought

Welcome to this research guide for Catholic Social Thought. This guide is an introduction to some resources on this topic. For more in-depth research, contact us and a librarian can help you with your research.

Journals, magazines, and newspapers


When searching for books in Ignacio, the library catalog, you can search individuals like Dorothy Day or Daniel Berrigan, or you can do "keyword" searches like Catholic Church and homelessness, or you can use subject terms. Some good subject terms are 

"Church and social problems" 

"Church work with the poor"

"Christian sociology--Catholic Church"

You can also search Link+, which gives you access to millions of books from other libraries that you can borrow.


Official Church documents

Topic overviews and background information

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