About the Archives
Named for Misericordia University’s first archivist, Sister Mary Carmel McGarigle, the Archives was established in 1990, and is located on the third floor of the Mary Kintz Bevevino Library. The Sister Mary Carmel McGarigle Archives actively collects, organizes, preserves and makes available information of enduring research value in all formats created by the administrators, alumni, benefactors, donors, faculty, staff, and students, and pertaining to the history of Misericordia University, Misericordia’s founders and continuing sponsors, the Sisters of Mercy, and to a lesser extent the local community.
News from the Vault
Misericordia is celebrating its 90 Year Anniversary! Check out our timeline.
Also feel free to download a copy of Misericordia's first newspaper below! The original name of the student newspaper was the Miss Recordia. The first issue was published in November 1931.
Postcards of Misericordia
M 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
T 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
W 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Th 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
F 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Please make an appointment if you would like to visit the archives. Above are the standard hours for appointments. If you are not able to visit during the above hours, contact the Archivist to make arrangments for an alternative time.