The Archivi Storici Diocesani and the adjoining Biblioteche Storiche Diocesane are based at the Archbishop’s Palace

Piazza del Patriarcato, 1
33100 Udine (I)
Tel. (+39) 0432.414580,
fax (+39)0432.414583,

How to reach us


Director: prof. mons. Sandro Piussi

Librarian: dott.ssa Katja Piazza

Volunteer personal: prof. Livio Passarino


services and Archives Diocesan activities are regulated by the Regulations that you can read and download here

Are available the following services: reservations for consultation, consulting, distribution and consultation, photographic reproduction, computerized inventories, loans for exhibitions, conferences, teaching and scientific advice.


Opening hours of the Archivio Storico and Biblioteche Storiche


Monday 9.30 – 13.00 15.00 – 18.00
Tuesday 9.30 – 13.00 15.00 – 18.00
Wednesday 9.30 – 12.30 15.00 – 18.00
Thursday 15.00-18.00
Friday 9.30 – 12.30

Access to the Archivio Storico Diocesano is allowed only by reservation.

Seats are:

  • 11 for consultation of archival e library materials
  • 1 for consultation of the registers of births, deaths and marriages of the Austrian period (1816-1866)

Telephone booking, at the archive reception during opening hours, or by e-mail.

The Biblioteca “P. Bertolla” del Seminario Arcivescovile di Udine is located at the Archbishop’s Seminary

Via G. Ellero,
333100 Udine (I)
tel. (+39) 0432.298121

How to reach us


Director: mons. Sandro Piussi

Librarians: dott. Marco Grusovin, dott.ssa Carla Pederoda


The following services are avaible:

  • reading room with computers,
  • direct loan,
  • interlibrary loan,
  • bibliographic and scientific consulting,
  • conferences,
  • lectures.

Opening hours of the Biblioteca “P. Bertolla” del Seminario Arcivescovile di Udine


Monday 14.00 – 18.00 Carla Pederoda
Tuesday 14.00 – 18.00 Carla Pederoda and Marco Grusovin
Wednesday 14.00 – 18.00 Carla Pederoda and Marco Grusovin
Thursday Closed Closed
Friday 14.00 – 18.00 Carla Pederoda