Service and Fees

General Research $20.00 for the first hour*

$15.00 for each additional hour

Sacramental/Orphanage Research** $20.00 for one hour
Photocopies: .20 cents for letter size

.25 cents for legal size

.35 cents for 11” x 17”

Scans $1.00 per image
High Resolution Images $10.00 per image
Image Rights Usage*** $100.00 per image

*Includes the cost of up to 10 paper copies or 5 PDFs.

** For additional information and forms click here.

*** Depends on how an image is being used. Must complete Photo Licensing Form.

Paper copies will also include a charge for postage. If a CD is required for PDFs, there will be an additional cost of $5.00.  Please note: Research requests requiring more than 3 hours of research cannot be performed by the CHRC staff.

For payments, please send a check or money order made out to CHRC to our new mailing address at:


6719 Calvert Street

Philadelphia, PA 19149

Catholic Historical Research Center | 6719 Calvert Street | Philadelphia, PA 19149