Resources for researchers in American Catholic history

Archives: Universities <> Dioceses <> Religious Orders <> Other

Centers, Institutes, and Organizations <> Web sites

University Archives

Catholic University of America—University Archives

Creighton University Archives

Dayton, University of—University Archives

Georgetown University Libraries Special Collections

Holy Cross College Archives

Loyola University-Chicago, University Archives

Loyola University-New Orleans—J. Edgar and Louis S. Monroe Library Special Collections

Marquette University Archives

Notre Dame, Archives of the University of

Santa Clara University Archives

St. Louis Room, St. Louis University

Villanova University Archives


Diocesan Archives

Archdiocese of Cincinnati

Archdiocese of Detroit

Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Archdiocese of New Orleans

Archdiocese of Philadelphia

Diocese of Pittsburgh

Archdiocese of St. Louis


Religious Order Archives

Claretian Archives

Maryknoll Archives

Midwest Jesuit Archives-St. Louis

National Archives, Society of the Sacred Heart

New England Province, Society of Jesus Archives

Passionist Historical Archives

Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet-St. Louis Province Archives



Catholic Pamphlets Collection, University of Notre Dame

Review for Religious, digital archives

Thomas Merton Center, Bellarmine University

Vatican Film Library, St. Louis University


Centers, Institutes, and Organizations

Academy of American Franciscan History

American Catholic Historical Association

American Catholic Historical Society (American Catholic Studies)

Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism

Institute for Redemptorist Historical Studies -- North America

Web sites

American Catholic History Classroom

Catholic Educator's Resource Center

Catholic Encyclopedia

Catholic Research Resources Alliance

Historical Maps of U.S. Dioceses

Local Catholic History-Indiana

Making of America

My Parish