Forging a New Vision for Religious Archives Webinar

The ARCC (Archival Resources for Catholic Collections) Educational Resources Working Group will host its first webinar to revisit the importance and enduring value of Catholic religious archival collections. Speakers will address the significance of archives for preserving community identity and religious men and women’s lasting impact on society.

Archival Resources for Catholic Collections (ARCC) Announces Inaugural Symposium Series Presentation on November 12, 2020

CHICAGO, IL, September 28, 2020 — The Archival Resources for Catholic Collections (ARCC) Repository Working Group is proud to announce its inaugural Symposium Series on November 12, 2020. The first symposim will address the various types of repositories serving Catholic religious archives, with a review of solutions available to institutions with diminishing numbers, and practical advice on selecting a repository. Religious leaders, archivists, and scholars across the globe are invited to attend. This online, virtual presentation will be held via Zoom on Thursday, November 12th from 9:00-10:15 p.m. PST/12:00-1:15 p.m. EST/5:00-6:15 p.m. BST.

Archival Resources for Catholic Collections (ARCC) Steering Committee Formed

Welcome to the newly launched website for ARCC. It is designed as a resource for religious leaders, archivists, and scholars looking for information to strengthen Catholic religious archives. Our Steering Committee represents each of the three constituencies represented at the 2018 Boston College conference: religious leaders, archivists and scholars. The committee members are (pictured aboveContinue reading “Archival Resources for Catholic Collections (ARCC) Steering Committee Formed”

Selected Bibliography of United States Catholic Printed and Digital Resources

We are pleased to share with you “A Selected Bibliography of United States Catholic Printed and Digital Resources.” While not exhaustive, this tool provides lists of · Basic reference tools such as Catholic encyclopedias and periodical and literature indexes · Books and articles focusing on the accomplishments of Catholic religious women and men in theContinue reading “Selected Bibliography of United States Catholic Printed and Digital Resources”