One of the finest and most respected research libraries of its kind in the world, the Saint Francis of Assisi Research Library maintains a world-class catalog of more than 2,000 books, journals, archives, media, and art on Saint Francis and all things Franciscan, while also providing a sacred space for Franciscan research, study, writing, reflection, and prayer.
Although a private collection, the library is open to the public. It is conveniently located and strategically embedded within Hope Center Houston to help educate and advocate for the needs of the homeless community.
Saint Francis of Assisi Research Library
Friar Allen White, OSF, Director
821 Peakwood Drive
Houston, TX 77090-2905
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