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The Library consists of three floors in both the north and west wings that include: Writings of the Fathers of the Church Special collections scholarly and popular journals and periodicals Religion and theology journals Faculty and alumnae thesis and dissertations The core of these archives is the historical records of the former Southern Province of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate.
They comprise the non-active files and related historical material of the Texas-based Oblate administration, ministries, and personnel from to The collection includes original documents, photographs, copied material, artifacts, and related published works. The material covers over parishes, and many more missions served from those parishes, mostly in Texas, but also in Mexico, Louisiana, New Mexico, Colorado, and California.
It also includes foreign missions; houses of formation for training new Oblate missionaries ; renewal centers retreat houses ; chaplaincies in hospitals, prisons, the military, and schools; and other special ministries. The records are invaluable for the work of the Catholic Church in the Southwest, especially among Hispanics.
They are essential to the history of the local church in south and west Texas and the greater Houston area. By special arrangement, other collections are also housed in these archives such as the catholic newspaper The Southern Messenger, The Archives is open to researchers by appointment only.
To schedule an appointment, please contact the archivist by email at mmartin ost. The reference collection is located on floor 2A of the west wing. The bound journal collection is located in the basement of the west wing.
The off-site collection is located in the basement of the campus chapel. The original collection in this rare book depository consists of the preth century publications gathered from Oblate parishes along the lower Rio Grande in Texas by Fr.
Robert Wright, OMI, in the early s. The collection includes biblical, theological, pastoral, and historical works in Spanish, Latin, French, English, and German. The greater part of the Mission collection is a very valuable set of works from Mexico probably brought for safety across the border during the Mexican Revolution.
Three other collections are closely related to the first. The Borderlands Collection consists of works on the southwestern United States and Mexico, especially north east and north central Mexico, collected by Fr.
The Oblate Oregon Collection is the research collection of Fr. The remaining collections consist primarily of rare books dealing with various ecclesiastical disciplines, such as theology and church history.
The Oblate School of Theology Collection consists of the other rare books accessioned by the School throughout the decades, with works dating from as early as The works of St.Being the most comprehensive database of this kind, the Dissertations of China database is very valuable to obtain in-depth knowledge of research activities by graduate students and their advisors.
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