Library and Archives
11 Feb 2016
- The Monastic Library and Archives is the most important repository of Catholic History in the UK and in 2015 opened its doors to the public.
- The Library collection contains over 60 incunabula, 175 Papal Bulls, a large collection of Vatican State Papers. It is the only library in the world which has a complete collection of Early English Catholic Recusant Publications (1514 – the late eighteenth century).
- The Keeper of the Library is Dr Simon Johnson and he has overseen the project to make the collections more accessible