The Library

The Documentation Centre is composed of a Library, a Newspaper Library and a Video Library.

The Library, which to date possess 2.500 volumes aims at collecting as many Italian and foreign texts as possible on the Down’s syndrome and intellectual disabilities in general. It is part of the Libraries of Rome circuit.
The Newspaper Library collects all the most important magazines, regarding disabilities and includes 50 titles.
The Video Library contains 275 videos among which there are films, short films, documentaries and various recording.

The material has been inserted into a computer programme that allows one to search by title, author or key word.

Bibliographies have been created on the most important subjects needed by users and are available on the web site.

The Centro di Documentazione to consult and loan material s open in the following days:
– Monday and Thursday from 9.30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
– Friday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
at the AIPD National seat in Viale delle Milizie 106, 00192 Rome.

To contact the Centro di Documentazione you can write to biblioteca@aipd.it