Project Status: Ongoing

A searchable digital library of Christian texts in English translation, drawn from out- of-copyright editions. Texts are readable online, or downloadable as an ePUB, .pdf, or .txt. Each text also includes a brief summary and information about the author and edition. Searchable by title, author, scriptural passages, etc.., but not by date or period.


Resource details:

Resource Type: Downloadable dataE-bookTeaching ResourcesText: Medieval

License: Must provide creditNo FeeOut of copyright

Modern Language: English

Language of Modern Translation: English

Medieval content details:

Dates: 100 - 1600

Includes texts into the modern period.

Subject: ApocalypticismChristologyChurch FathersClergyConfession, PenanceConversionEcclesiologyEschatologyHereticalHistoryMariologyMendicantsMonasticismMonksMoral, EthicsMysticismNunsPapacyPietyPriests, Bishops, CanonsReformReligion - Institutional ChurchSacramentalSaintsScriptural ExegesisTheologyTrinitarianWomen Religious

Type/Genre of Medieval Primary Source Material: Commentary, Gloss, ExegesisDevotionalDoctrinalHagiographyReligious TextsRulesScriptureSermons, OrationsTextual EvidenceTreatises

Geopolitical Region: AfricaBritish Isles and IrelandEuropeFranceGerman LandsIberian PeninsulaItalyLow CountriesMiddle East

Original Language: GreekHebrewLatin

Includes hundreds of medieval authors, including Augustine, Jerome, Aquinas, Anselm of Canterbury, Bonaventure, Bernard of Clairvaux, and many others, as well as theologians from the 17th-20th centuries.