Supporters of the Bioethics Research Library
Past and current external supporters for the Bioethics Research Library are:
The Andersons Inc., Maumee, Ohio
The Andersons established an endowed fund for general support.
Max M. and Marjorie B. Kampelman, Washington, DC
The Kampelman endowment provides for the continued development of the special collection of books, journals, and audiovisuals on Jewish ethics.
Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. Foundation, Washington, DC
The Kennedy Foundation provided crucial funding for the establishment of an Ethics Library and its first decade of operations.
National Endowment for the Humanities, Washington, DC
An NEH challenge grant resulted in an endowment which now provides general support for Bioethics Research Library operations.
National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, MD
A 1994 NHGRI grant provided for the establishment of the National Information Resource on Ethics and Human Genetics.
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
The Institutes together supported the tenth year of the Bioethics Information Retrieval Project, and, in 1992, a two-year Shannon (i.e. Director's) Award supported library operations on genetics and ethics.
National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD
NLM supported the National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature at the Kennedy Institute of Ethics from 1985 through December 2009, and the Bioethics Information Retrieval Project, from 1974 to January 2007.
Qatar National Research Fund, Doha, Qatar
QNRF supports the coverage of Islamic Medical and Scientific Ethics through a three-year grant beginning on October 1, 2009.
Individual Donors and Publishers
Publishers of books and periodicals as well as individual authors support the continuing development of the Bioethics Research Library's collections.