The Congregational Library & Archives, with the help of scholarly contributors and staff, has created a number of useful bibliographies that showcase the CLA's unique collections and provide topical information to help researchers identify relevant material.

This list of bibliographies has been arranged in alphabetical order.


A Short and Selected Bibliography of Topics in Congregational Christian History

A useful and important bibliography that showcases some of the major historical works related to Congregationalism during all periods of American history.


Annotated Bibliography for German American Congregationalism

The Congregational Library & Archives has a number of primary and secondary sources related to the German Evangelical denomination and it's unique place within Congregational history. Please note that many of the primary sources are German language resources.


Cotton Mather at the Congregational Library: An Annotated Bibliography

With the support of the Carnegie-Whitney Foundation and the H.W. Wilson Foundation, we have created an annotated bibliography of all books and manuscripts related to Cotton Mather, an important Enlightenment minister, in the Congregational Library & Archives' collection.


People of Color Finding Aid

This finding aid, created by Richard J. Boles and Jules Thomson, is designed to help scholars identify sources in the collections of the Congregational Library that relate to African Americans, Native Americans, and Afro-Indians.


Pre-1821 American Sacred Music at the Congregational Library and Archives

Created by Nym Cooke, a scholar of early American sacred music, this bibliography brings to the forefront the Congregational Library & Archives unique and important collection of sacred music.