Archives and Special Collections

University Archives - Documents pertaining to the history of the University

Special Collections - Works by and about people or topics of interest to the University community. The collections include:

  • Ade Bethune Collection - Papers and work of a nationally known liturgical artist, writer, and social activist
  • Ruth Sawyer Collection - Papers and writings of an award-winning author, as well as a collection of children's literature and books on storytelling

Online Resources

Digital Collections - Online access to Photographs and other St. Kate's history materials, items from the Ade Bethune Collection, the University's Fine Art and Visual Resources collections, and more

St. Kate's Publications - Includes access to The Wheel, Ariston, St. Catherine University Magazine/SCAN, and others

Sophia: Digital Commons - Online repository of the scholarship and creativity produced by the University community

Catholic Research Resources Alliance (CRRA) - Provides global access to resources for researching Catholic topics held at institutions across the United States, including St. Catherine

Archives Hours

Mondays through Fridays
9:30am -4:30pm

Please contact us to make an appointment before visiting.

Located in CDC 62 in the lower level of the St. Paul Library.