The Thomas Merton Center at Bellarmine University



Finding Aids and Library Catalog Holdings



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SECTION A: Correspondence

Correspondence list

Cataloged Holdings



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SECTION B: Books and Pamphlets - Published Materials

B.1: Books and Pamphlets by Thomas Merton

Cataloged Holdings

B3. Books about Thomas Merton

Cataloged Holdings

B.4: Ancillary Books

Cataloged Holdings

B.5: Marginalia Section

Finding Aids
List of Books with Merton's Marginalia

Cataloged Holdings



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SECTION C: Books and Pamphlets - Manuscript Material

C.1: Holographic Journals and Reading Notebooks

Finding Aids
Index to Reading Notebooks

Cataloged Holdings
Published Journals

C.2: Manuscripts and Typescripts of Books and Pamphlets

Finding Aids
Listing of manuscripts by Thomas Merton at the Merton Center

C.3: Proofs of Books and Pamphlets – Galleys

Finding Aids
Listing of proofs for books by Thomas Merton at the Merton Center

C.4: Masters Theses and Doctoral Dissertations about Merton

Finding Aids
Indexes to theses and dissertations specifically about Thomas Merton
Indexes to theses and dissertations with reference to Thomas Merton
Cataloged Holdings

C.5: Other Proofs

Finding Aids
Listing of proofs for books about Thomas Merton at the Merton Center

C.6: Contracts for books and articles by Merton, foreign and domestic

Finding Aids
Listing of contracts for books by Thomas Merton at the Merton Center
Contracts file in Section A: Correspondence



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SECTION D: Opuscula - Published Material

D.1: Articles and Essays by Thomas Merton

Finding Aids
Listing of published articles and essays by Merton at the Merton Center

D.2: Mimeographed Material: Essays, Poems and Lecture Notes by Thomas Merton

Finding Aids
List of Mimeographed Essays, Poems and Lecture Notes

D.3: Poetry by Thomas Merton

Finding Aids
Poems by Thomas Merton

Catologed Holdings:
All published works of poetry by Merton
Collected Poems
In the Dark Before Dawn: New Selected Poems

D.4: Articles and Essays about Merton

Cataloged Holdings: listed under the call number Merton Collection (Archive - D4a-z) and filed by author's last name.
(E.g., for an essay by Paul Bernadicou, look under "Archive - D4b".)

D.5: Collected Essays (Monastic Compilation)

Finding Aids
Alphabetical listing of all the essays from the 24 volume collection compiled at Gethsemani Abbey

Listing of 24 volume titles (collected into topical volumes) with links to the article names

D.6: Published Essays (Nelson Compilation)

Cataloged Holdings

D.7: Periodicals, Journals, Pamphlets used by Merton

Finding Aids
List of periodicals/essays used by Merton.
List of extra copies of periodicals.



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SECTION E: Opuscula - Manuscript Material

E.1: Articles, Essays, and Reading Notes by Thomas Merton

Finding Aids
List of Essays, Comments, Reading Notes, and Reviews

E.2: Poetry by Thomas Merton

Finding Aids
List of Manuscript Poems



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SECTION F: Artwork and Audio-Visual Material

F.5: Audio Recordings

F.5a. Reel-to-Reel Tapes

Finding Aids
Audio and video finding aids with search feature
Index to Audio Recordings: Sorted by Reel Number (same numbering used for compact disks)

Cataloged Holdings
Holdings listed as Archive - Audio (all formats)
Holdings listed as cataloged as sound recordings related to Merton (all formats)
Holdings cataloged as "Spoken Record" sound recordings related to Merton (all formats)

F.5b. Cassette Tapes

Finding Aids
Audio and video finding aids with search feature
Index to Audio Recordings: Sorted by Reel Number (same numbering used for compact disks)

Cataloged Holdings
Holdings listed as Archive - Audio (all formats)
Holdings listed as cataloged as sound recordings related to Merton (all formats)
Holdings cataloged as "Spoken Record" sound recordings related to Merton (all formats)

F.5c. Compact Disks

Finding Aids
Audio and video finding aids with search feature
Index to Audio Recordings: Sorted by Reel Number

Cataloged Holdings
Holdings listed as Archive - Audio (all formats)
Holdings listed as cataloged as sound recordings related to Merton (all formats)
Holdings cataloged as "Spoken Record" sound recordings related to Merton (all formats)

F.5d. Analog Long Play Record Disks

Finding Aids
Audio and video finding aids with search feature

Cataloged Holdings
Laudate Dominum: Gregorian Chant by Gethsemani with program notes by Merton
Psalmus Humanus and Six Prayers: text written and spoken by Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, music for piano performed by Agi Jambor
The Harvard Vocarum Records: Merton's poems read by Robert Speaight
The poems of Thomas Merton read by Richard Gray (copy transferred to Compact Disk)
The Listeners: selections from the Nile-Merton Cycle

F.6: Video Recordings

Finding Aids
Audio and video finding aids with search feature

Cataloged Holdings

F.7: Plays about Thomas Merton

Cataloged Holdings

F.8: Musical Settings

Cataloged Holdings



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SECTION G: Miscellaneous Material

G.4: Merton Seasonal

Finding Aids
Contents of earlier volumes of The Merton Annual
Contents of the current volume of The Merton Annual with publication information
Contents of earlier volumes of The Merton Seasonal
Contents of the current volume of The Merton Seasonal with publication information

Cataloged Holdings
The Merton Seasonal
The Merton Annual
The Merton Journal



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SECTION H: Related Merton Collections

H.3: Owen Merton Collection

Cataloged Holdings

H.4: The Merton Project Files - Material from the PBS Documentary

Cataloged Holdings: this is not a record of the unedited movie reels themselves, but cataloged records for the finished video and transcripts

H.11: Delius Papers

Finding Aids
Click here for a finding aid for this collection.

H.12: Yoder Papers - The Spiritual Roots of Protest, Retreat 1964

Finding Aids
Click here for a finding aid for this collection.

H.13: Marie Charron Papers

Finding Aids
Click here for a finding aid for this collection.

H.15: David D. Cooper Papers

Finding Aids
Click here for a finding aid for this collection.

H.16: Ann Skakel Papers

Finding Aids
Click here for a finding aid for this collection.

H.17: Joseph Zarrella Catholic Worker Papers

Finding Aids
Click here for a finding aid for H17a, Accession 1 (Records Series headings only).
Click here for a full list of Catholic Worker newspapers in the collection.
Click here for a finding aid for H17b, Accession 2 (full folder descriptions).

Cataloged Holdings


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