Research

The Irish Jesuit Archives (IJA) contains the records of the Jesuits in Ireland from 1575 onwards. The archives primary role is to preserve and protect the memory of Irish Jesuits. The archives acts as a bridge between past, present and future. The collections date ‘from 1575 to the present, and transcripts going back to 1527, offering a panorama of Jesuit life, work and works in Ireland, Australia, Hong Kong and Zambia across many generations, in times of persecution and exile, and in times of prosperity and growth. They exist in a wide variety of formats: paper records; photographs; microfilm; film; tape recordings and digitally born records.’

Descriptions of the collections above can be searched on the Irish Archives Resource and research enquirers can be emailed to archivessj@gmail.com

Links
Archivum Romanum Societatis Iesu (ARSI)
Jesuit Historical Institute in Africa (JHIA)
Archives of the Jesuits in Britain
Jesuit Archives: Central United States
Irish Jesuits
Jesuit Library, Milltown Park
Association for Church Archives of Ireland
Catholic Archives Society