Category: Special Collections and Archives

War | Democracy | Division | Free State: The Struggle for Independence in Ireland, 1919-1921

DePaul’s connection to the Irish and Irish-American community in Chicago runs deep, from our earliest university presidents to today’s collaborations between the Irish Studies Program and the Irish Consulate in Chicago. One clear example of this connection is the Irish Collection of rare books in the DePaul University Library’s Special

Title page of Traicte des Droicts Honorifiques des Seigneurs és Eglises,1616

Saint Vincent’s Reading List: LXIX A Society of Rights, Responsibilities and Privileges.

Traicte des Droicts Honorifiques des Seigneurs és Eglises, Seconde Edition, reveuë, & augmentée de plusieurs notables Arrests, & curieuses remarques. A Mademoiselle de Montpensier. A Paris, Chez Nicolas Buon, ruë S. Jacques, àl’enseigne de S. Claude, & de l’Homme Sauvage.  MDXVI Avec Privilege du Roy, & Approbation Mathias Mareschal SpC.

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Celebrate Archives Month with Special Collections and Archives

While October may conjure up apples, pumpkins, and falling leaves for most people, October is also the month when archival organizations in the United States celebrate and promote their collections and services.  DePaul University Special Collections and Archives (SPCA) is pleased to offer several events in October and we hope

Saint Vincent’s Reading List: LXVIII: The General Assemblies of the Clergy of France

Procez Verbal de l’Assemblée Générale du Clergé de France, Tenue à Pris, au Convent des Augustins, en l’année M.DC.XXV. Les Sieurs de Peyrissac, & de Richard P. de Lansac, Secretaires. A Paris: Par Antoine Etienne, Imprimeur ordinaire du Roy, rüe Sainct Jacques, à l’Olivier de Rob Estinne, M.DC. XXV. Avec

Brittan Nannenga, University Archivist

DePaul University Library Welcomes New University Archivist

DePaul University Library is pleased to welcome our new University Archivist, Brittan Nannenga. Brittan is settling into her new role in Special Collections and Archives, where she is responsible for managing an active University Archives program. She will be working closely with faculty, staff, students, and alumni to identify and

Saint Vincent’s Reading List: LXVII Vincent’s Circle: Jean-Baptiste Saint-Jure, S.J.

Saint_-Jure S.J., Jean-Baptiste. Meditations sur les plus grandes et plus importantes veritez de la foy. Rapportées aux trois Vies, Purgative, Illuminative, & Virtue Et dressees pour les Retraits Spirituelles. Par le R.P. Jean Baptiste Sainct Jure Religieux de la Compagnie de Jesus. a Paris Chez l Veuve J. Camusat Rue

SPCA will be closed for renovation August 23 to Septemer 10

Special Collections and Archives: CLOSED for Renovation August 23rd through September 10th

Special Collections and Archives (Richardson Library 314) will be closed for renovation from August 23rd to September 10th.  Our reading room and staff areas will be updated with new carpeting, paint, lighting, and furniture.  We will be unable to assist researchers in our reading room during this time, and phone

Saint Vincent’s Reading List: LXVI Navigating the 17th Century French Catholic Church Cathedrals and Their Chapters, and Collegiale Churches and Their Chapters

L’Estat des Eglises Cathedrales et Collegiales. Ou il est amplement traitté, de l’Institution des Chapitres & Chanoines:des Offices divins, qu’ils celebrant au Chœur tous les jours: des conditions et qualitez requises en leurs personnes: de la necessité, pouvoir, privilege & préeminence des Corps, en chasque Diocese: ensemble des biens, droicts,