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Recommended Bioethics Journals

The following are some of the bioethics journals available through Rolfing Library. Items in bold are titles particularly central to bioethics study. Most journals are available online, with some issues available in print. Search the library catalog to find print issues and additional journals. 

American Journal of Bioethics (AJOB)

American scientist



Cambridge quarterly of healthcare ethics

Christian bioethics

Christian journal for global health

Developing world bioethics

Dignitas - newsletter of the Center for Bioethics & Human Dignity

Environmental ethics

Environmental health perspectives

Ethics & medicine: a Christian perspective on issues in bioethics

Eubios Journal of Asian and International Bioethics


Hastings Center report

Health ethics today

Human life review

Human reproduction & genetic ethics (now called New Bioethics)

Issues in law & medicine

JAMA: the journal of the American Medical Association

Journal of applied philosophy

Journal of bioethical inquiry

Journal of clinical ethics

Journal of ethics

Journal of law, medicine and ethics

Journal of medical ethics

Journal of medicine and philosophy

Journal of religious ethics

Kennedy Institute of Ethics journal

Medical humanities

National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly


New Bioethics

New England journal of medicine

New scientist

Notre Dame journal of law, ethics & public policy

Perspectives in biology and medicine

Perspectives on science

Perspectives on science and Christian faith

Public health ethics

Science (print)

Science, technology & human values

Stem cell research & therapy

Theoretical medicine and bioethics