The Catholic University of America

Online Finding Aids

We are pleased to provide Encoded Archival Description (EAD) finding aids for the manuscript collections listed below.

  • To search across all of the entire library web site, please use the "libraries site" search box located in the top, right-hand corner of this page. Type a keyword  and click the "search" button. The following page will display the search results.
  • To search across all of the finding aids, please use the following search box:
  • To search individual finding aids, use the "Ctrl+F" function on your keyboard to search for a keyword within the finding aid.

Please note: This list only represents those collections for which a finding aid has been completed and made available in an electronic format.

For a complete listing of collections housed at ACUA, Click Here.

For a listing of ACUA collections which have been digitized, Click Here.

For more on how to use finding aids, see blog entry 'The Archivist's Nook: Finding Your Way Around the Collections'

To view the available online finding aids, simply click on the following titles:


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