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Newman Collection
University of St. Michael's College, John M. Kelly Library

Newman, John Henry; Theology

Rev. Cyril W. Sullivan donated his private collection on J. H. Newman to the University of St. Michael's College in 1973. Further donations have been received from Rev. Peter Sheehan, Msgr. Richard O'Brien, and Rev. James C. Carberry. A grant has also helped strengthen the collection.

The collection includes all works by J. H. Newman, works by his contemporaries, critical works, and some translations. There is also a rare collection of international theses. The geographic and chronological emphasis is on nineteenth century England. At present, English materials are collected.


750 monographs; 10 serials; 3 serials currently received; 450 microforms.

Bibliographic Access
The collection is catalogued. LC subject headings are used. A local classification system, based on LC, is used. A pamphlet by Sister Mary Esther Hanley (see below) details works by Newman in the collection. The holdings are recorded in the University of Toronto Union Catalogue, the National Library Union Catalogue, and UTLAS.

Physical Access
The collection is in the Rare Book Room which is open to the public. For further information visit: .

Interlibrary Loan: Yes.

Reprography: No.

Reference Assistance: Yes.

Publications Describing Collection
University of St. Michael's College. Library. -- The Newman Collection of St. Michael's College Library. -- By Mary Esther Hanley. -- Toronto : The Library, 1977.