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Catholic Education: A Research Guide: Getting Started

This guide includes a sample of resources for someone beginning to do research in the area of Catholic education.

Catholic Schools

Library Information


O' Shaughnessy-Frey Library
651-962-5494 (Circulation)

651-962-5001 (Reference)
651-962-5400 (Hours)
2115 Summit Ave, St. Paul, MN 55105
Directions & Parking

Charles J. Keffer Library
651-962-4642 (Circulation)
651-962-4664 (Reference)
651-962-4640 (Hours)
MOH 206, 1000 LaSalle Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403
Directions & Parking

Archbishop Ireland Memorial Library
2260 Summit Ave, St. Paul, MN 55105
Directions & Parking

Schoenecker Law Library
1000 LaSalle Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403
Directions & Parking

Library Hours



This guide provides a number of useful resources related to Catholic education. Use the tabs above to explore these resources.

  • Getting Started--where you are right now
  • Finding Books--search for print or electronic books, located in a library or online
  • Finding Articles--start here when searching for journal articles
  • Websites--links to websites that may provide supplementary material
  • Citing Sources--help for compiling the bibliography for your paper

Library Information

You may find resources related to Catholic education at three St. Thomas libraries.  Keffer Library will have current resources related to educaton.  Ireland Library will have current and historical material related to theology. O'Shaughnessey Frey Library will have some historical material on education. Basic contact information for each library is at the left. 

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Trent Brager
(651) 962-4662

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Curt LeMay
Library Director / Theological Librarian
The Archbishop Ireland Memorial Library
Mail # IRL
Office - 101 Ireland Library
Library Liaison for Theology
Telephone: 651-962-5451
Fax: 651-962-5460
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