Library and Archive



Our Library comprises more than 40,000 volumes, and is constantly growing thanks to bequests and donations.
This heritage is fully registered in the online catalogue of the University of Pavia:

It helps our students greatly in preparing university exams and drafting their degree theses.

Opening hours

ATTENTION: due to the current health emergency, the Library is closed for consultation, according to the protocol in force.

However, the Document Delivery service is still active: you can request the digitization and sending of small parts of text by writing to the following email address:



The centuries-old memory of the Collegio is preserved in a historical archive, with thousands of documents, drawings and manuscript registers.

The Archive also holds 400 parchments dated between the 11th and 16th centuries from the Cluniac monastery of San Maiolo.

Opening hours

The Archive can be visited upon prior arrangement, with the Rector’s authorization.

For information:
Caterina Zaira Laskaris

Archive gleanings

Collegio’s publications