All books curated and generously donated by Dr. Jonathan Beckwith. Jon has been a dedicated advocate for social responsibility in science and since 1983 has taught a course on Social Issues in Biology at Harvard University, one of the first of its kind.

Community Library can be found in person at 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, NRB Room 833 and is accessible to anyone with a Harvard ID during working hours.

Available books curated by Jon in NRB833

The Micro213 syllabus

HMS News & Research article: When Science Can Harm

A Deep Conversation with Jon Beckwith; an interview conducted by UCSD in 2020

Sounding the Alarm: Three Harvard scientists preach on the pitfalls of gene research. Boston Globe Magazine May 26, 1996

Boston Children's Hospital September 2020 Postdoc Newsletter featuring Dr. Darren Higgins interview