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Westcourt iCentre: RE - Church History

Middle & Senior School Library Home


The History of the Church


Useful links

Useful links

Useful Search Terms

Use the following search terms to help you find BCRC resources:


Saints - Biography

Church history

Catholic Church - History

Look for a specific Saint's name by typing their name followed by a comma and the word 'Saint'.

For example:

Francis, Saint

Joan, Saint


State Library of Queensland

You can access a variety of other useful databases from the State Library of Queensland. [You need to join for free to gain access].

Use your KEY WORDS from your task sheet.  Use boolean operators such as: AND; ".." and OR.  Restrict the date selection.


Catholic Encyclopedia

The Catholic Encyclopedia

Click on the initial of the saint to be researched, type the name into the search box (top RHS). Scroll down to Catholic Encyclopedia to review.

Referencing Support

ATC students use the APA citation style (6th edition) to reference their sources.

CiteWrite - use this tool from QUT to create your citations

How to create a bibliography in WORD

APA Quick Reference Guide

Examples of how to write a reference entry for different sources.

In-text Citations

Image Attribution

CiteWrite - use this tool from QUT to create your citations

How to Paraphrase

How to present a paper using the APA format

Clickview History of Christianity Folder