Rome Office Bioethics Library 

HLI’s Rome Office has a world-class bioethics library offering more than 7,400 books and journals. Works are written in English, Italian, Spanish, and several other languages.  The library serves priests, seminarians, religious men and women, and lay students who are studying in Rome for various degrees and licentiates. Here they can research scientific and moral topics related to life and family. 

About 100 people a month study at our library. Many tell us it is the most extensive collection they have found in Rome.


Cynthia says THANK YOU for Supporting the Bioethics Library

Through pro-life education, you form the leaders who change the world.

Cynthia could never have become the pro-life leader she is today.   You played a crucial role in helping this young Peruvian student become a bioethics professor in her homeland. You changed her life, and the lives of all the students she will guide through the coming …


You Empower Fr. Okon to Share the Gospel of Life

At the bioethics library, you serve priests from around the globe.

When HLI commissioned the Rome office in 1998 to assist in her global missionary activities, she could not have fully envisioned the tremendous impact. The Rome bioethics library has changed the lives of numerous religious men and women, seminarians, priests, and lay students studying …


Meet the Students Studying to Defend Life in Your Bioethics Library

You form pro-life teachers, doctors, and professionals who impact our culture for decades.

You have touched the lives of thousands through the HLI Bioethics Library in Rome since it was founded 22 years ago. I wish I could tell all their stories and personally express their heartfelt…