Rare Book Collection


Publications on Irish political history and her statesmen emphasize the 18th- 19th century. The emphasis in Irish literature, is on 19th century authors.


Preliminary sketch by Henri Matisse for lithographs in Ulysses, James Joyce.
Limited Editions Club, 1935.

Identifying Materials

Search the library catalog, Lumen, to identify materials Regis University Archives has in this area.

Using the Advanced Keyword search option, you can limit your search to items found in our Archives/Special Collections area. Select "Special Collections" in the drop down box marked "limit to" on the Advanced Keyword search screen in Lumen.

Since the material in the Archives is not allowed out of the building, items located in Special Collections in Lumen display the statement "No copies available for checkout." The location for these items is "4th Floor Special."

Here are some suggested searches you may want to use. Click on the links below and a window will open with the search results from Lumen.

Ireland or Irish or Dublin

Ireland or Irish or Dublin and history

Ireland or Irish or Dublin and Joyce

Ireland or Irish or Dublin and catholic

Ireland or Irish or Dublin and Patrick

The Archives also contain The Irish Collection, a manuscript collection of correspondence, clippings and publications from the 1990s.