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Providing Education, Conversation and Outreach

The International Marian Research Institute offers variety of services to the University of Dayton, our region and the world to fulfill our mission of making Mary, the Mother of Christ better known, loved and served.  

Marian Forum

Research-oriented. Thematic. Online. The purpose of this free forum is to take stock of where Mariology stands today.

All About Mary

All About Mary is an information-packed encyclopedic tool that provides resources on a variety of topics associated with Blessed Virgin Mary. It has been designed for everyone from the theologian to those simply exploring.

Weekly Blog Posts

Stay up-to-date and informed with "Mary in the News" and "Weekly Marian Features" that can always be found on the International Marian Research Institute's home page and in the Marian Library's blog. Non-recurring posts by faculty and staff of the International Marian Research Institute can be found on the blog as well.

Art Exhibits

The International Marian Research Institute partners with the Marian Library to bring Installations of Marian art from visiting artists as well as from the Marian Libraries' robust collection to the Marian Library gallery. The gallery is open Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Before visiting, refer to the Marian Library's calendar for any special opening or closings. Learn about our current exhibit.

Radio Maria

The popular segment Marian Studies and Spirituality broadcasts live from the Marian Library every Thursday at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time U.S.A.


Publications of faculty, staff and students of the International Marian Research Institute – including Marian Library Studies.

Prayer Corner

We provide the monthly prayer intentions of the institute and of Pope Francis, as well as facilitate a prayer circle and online prayer submissions.


International Marian Research Institute

300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 1390