Find Catholic Documents


  • Catholic Dimensions of Legal Study – Annotated bibliography by librarians at the Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law. “It seeks to identify and describe Catholic resources useful for law teachers, law students and practicing attorneys who are seeking to integrate their faith commitment into a life in the law.” The first two editions, published in 2002 and 2004, were print documents. The current Web version contains over 1,000 entries and abstracts which are fully searchable by keyword or by using controlled subject headings.
  • United States Conference of Catholic Bishops – Official site of the USCCB. Best source for copies of statements and speeches from this organization. Directory of bishops. Online Catechism of the Catholic Church. Movie and family video reviews.
  • Origins – This Catholic News Service database includes papal documents, pastoral letters and diocesan policy statements from May 1971 to the present. Full-text searching is available.
  • Vatican – Official site of the Holy See. Best source for copies of recent Papal documents.