See also Humanism reading list.

Books for Children


About Unitarian Universalism

Brotman, Charlene, et al. UU Kids Book. Brotman-Marshfield, 1989. 289.132 BRO

Cleary, William. My UU ABCs: Info & Fun For Kids Of All Ages: And Coloring Too!. 289.107 CLE

Dant, Jennifer. Unitarian Universalism Is A Really Long Name. 289.132 DAN

Elgin, Kathleen. The Unitarians: the Unitarian Universalist Association. 289.1 ELG

Sunday And Every Day: My Little Book Of Unitarian Universalism. 289.132 SUN


Books for Adults


Introductions to Unitarian Universalism

Buehrens, John A. and Church, Forrest. A Chosen Faith: An Introduction to Unitarian Universalism. 230.9132 BUE

Marshall, George N. Challenge of a Liberal Faith. 288.32 MAR

Mendelsohn, Jack. Being Liberal In An Illiberal Age: Why I Am a Unitarian Universalist. 288.132 MEN

Murry, William R.  A Faith For All Seasons: Liberal Religion and the Crises of Life.  230.9132 MUR

Richardson, Peter Tufts. Exploring Unitarian Universalist Identity: Minns Lectures for 2005.  289.132 RIC

Sias, John. 100 Questions That Non-Members Ask About Unitarian Universalism. 230.9132 SIA.

The Unitarian Universalist Pocket Guide. 289.1 UNI


Unitarian Universalist Theological Diversity

Buddhist Voices In Unitarian Universalism. 289.132 BUD

Christian Voices In Unitarian Universalism: Contemporary Essays. 289.1 CHR

Humanist Voices In Unitarian Universalism. 289.132 HUM

Jewish Voices In Unitarian Universalism. 289.132089924 JEW

Pagan and Earth-Centered Voices in Unitarian Universalism.


Unitarian Universalist History


Unitarian Universalism: General Histories

Buehrens, John A.  Universalists and Unitarians in America: A People’s History.  289.173 BUE

Bumbaugh, David E.  Unitarian Universalism: A Narrative History.  289.109 BUM

Emerson, Dorothy May.  Standing Before Us: Unitarian Universalist Women and Social Reform, 1776-1936.  261.8 STA

Long Strange Trip: UU history film series.  289.109 LON [DVDs]

Schulman, Frank.  This Day in Unitarian Universalist History: A Treasury of Anniversaries and Milestones from 600 Years of Religious Tradition.  289.132 SCH

Unitarian Universalism: An Heretical History.  289.109 UNI [DVD]


Unitarianism in America

Wright, Conrad.  A Stream of Light: A Short History of American Unitarianism. 288.73 STR

Wright, Conrad. The Unitarian Controversy: Essays on American Unitarian History. 289.1 WRI


Unitarianism in Europe

Bainton, Roland Herbert.  Hunted Heretic: The Life and Death of Michael Servetus, 1511-1553.  273.6 BAI

Gellerd, Judit.  Prisoner Of Liberte: The Story Of A Transylvanian Martyr.  289.1092 GEL

Goldstone, Lawrence.  Out of the Flames: The Remarkable Story of a Fearless Scholar, a Fatal Heresy, and One of the Rarest Books in the World.  273 GOL

Howe, Charles A.  For Faith and Freedom : A Short History of Unitarianism in Europe. 289.14 HOW

Reed, Clifford M., ed.  A Martyr Soul Remembered (The Death of Michael Servetus.  273.6 MAR

Watts, Ruth.  Gender, Power and the Unitarians in England 1760-1860.  371.071 WAT


Universalism in America

Cassara, Ernest, ed.  Universalism in America: a Documentary History of a Liberal Faith.  Unitarian Universalist Association, 2006.  289.173 CAS

Howe, Charles A.  The Larger Faith : A Short History of American Universalism.  289.173 HOW