The John J. Burns Library houses rare books and the Boston College Archives. While the collections are particularly strong in the area of Irish history, music, and literature, it has some unique psychoanalytic studies materials. We have highlighted some of these materials here.
William Meissner was the University Professor of Psychoanalysis at Boston College from 1987-2010. He was a prolific writer, and many of his books connected psychoanalysis and religious studies.
While many of Meissner's works are available at multiple BC Libraries, a few are unique to the to Burns Library. Here is a sampling of what is unique to the Burns Library:
If you would like to see any of these books, please contact the Burns Library staff.
Meissner published many scholarly papers and journal articles during his career as a psychoanalyst. These papers and articles are available in Messiner's collection at the Burns Library. Here is a sampling of his papers:
If you would like to see any of these papers, please contact the Burns Library staff.