This section of the website of the Center for Norbertine Studies is meant to serve as a research portal for those interested in the history and spirituality of the Premonstratensians. Here will be found various links to online resources that are useful for research, as well as various documents relevant for the history of the Premonstratensian order. Over time additional resources and documents will be added, so please revisit this site often to see and utilize what is available.
A collection of digitized sheet music by Norbertine authors. Includes both liturgical and non-liturgical compositions.
The Wisconsin Diaries of Fr. Maximilian Gartner, O.Praem.
This is the diary of the travels of the Austrian Norbertine priest Father Maximilian Gaertner, O.Praem., of Wilten Abbey in Austria. Fr. Gaertner arrived in Wisconsin in 1846, and remained in Wisconsin until recalled to Wilten Abbey in 1858. He worked primarily with another Norbertine of Wilten abbey, Father Adlabert Inama. Fr. Gaertenr's diaries are an invaluable record of his travels and work in Wisconsin during these years.The Letters of Fr. Adalbert Inama, O.Praem.
Fr. Inama of Wilten Abbey was an important missionary priest in 19th century Wisconsin. His correspondence are a valuable and interesting source for the religious and cultural history of the people he served.Please enter "Inama" in the search field of Wisconsin Heritage Online.Saint-Jean-des-Vigne
This website presents a multi-faceted approach to the study of a French abbey of Regular Canons.Early Norbertine documents