Biblioteca Santa Sabina: The Dominican Library in the Convent of Santa Sabina

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The Biblioteca Santa Sabina, the library in the Convent of Santa Sabina, the General Curia of the Order is now accessible on the web.

The library is accessible through the KOHA open source library system under the domain of the Unione Romana Biblioteche Ecclesiastiche (U.R.B.E) which has links to the libraries of the Pontifical University of St Thomas Aquinas (Angelicum) in Rome and the Pontifical University of Santa Croce, Rome.

The library boast of thousands of volumes in various languages and on various subject matters. It has always been the dream of the Master of the Order, fr Bruno Cadoré to make the Biblioteca Santa Sabina a depository of all books ever published by Dominican friars from all over the world. This library is therefore a special library with a unique collection of published materials mostly by the friars of the Order. It has an area for the “Rare Book Collections” of acclaimed Dominican authors. This is the uniqueness of this library.

The Biblioteca Santa Sabina is located in the Convent of Santa Sabina, Rome and it is open daily - Monday to Friday. But most importantly, you can now access it online from anywhere.

Discover the rich collection of the library by simply browsing - http://biblioteca.op.org

If you have some concerns or questions, please contact: bibliotecario@curia.op.org

 

(23 June 2017)