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Resources in Youth Ministry (YM)

Guide for doing research on Youth Ministry

Tips for Finding Articles in Youth Ministry

While searching for children's ministry in the databases will bring up results, the actual subject heading for books in this area is "church work with youth." Use this in a subject search to pull up the best and most complete list of results!

Also, a growing trend in churches is focus on family ministry as opposed to just children's or youth ministry. You may want to also try searching for articles by the subject "church work with families".

Databases for Ministry

The library has many different subject-specific databases that are good to use when doing research in a specific subject area. Below is a list of relevant databases to search when looking for articles on this topic.