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Archivist and Librarian of the Holy Roman Church
Msgr. Cesare Pasini

  • +39/06698.79400

  • +39/06698.85327
Vice Prefect
Dr. Timothy Janz

  • +39/06698.79470

  • +39/06698.85804

The Council is a consultative organ which assists the Librarian and the Prefect in dealing with the most important matters regarding the activities of the Library. It is presided by the Librarian and has the following members: the Prefect, the Vice Prefect, the Department Directors, the Secretary and the Bursar.

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