Belmont Abbey Library

Last updated 23rd February 2009 
Name of library  Belmont Abbey Library
Address  Rucknall Lane, Hereford HR2 9RZ
Telephone  01432 374710
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Contact & Job Title  Revd. Dom Brendan Thomas, Librarian
Purpose & main user community of the library  For the monastic community
Terms of access  By appointment only
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Disabled access  Sadly many stairs
Lending to other libraries & visitors  No – special circumstances only
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Coverage  Scripture, Patristics, General Theology, Monastic Spirituality, Monastic History, British Catholic History
Special Collections  Migne – Greek and Latin Patristics
Research resource  The library is generally for private monastic use and does not aim to be a research library. There is an emphasis on monastic literature.
Catalogue Type  Card
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Other facilities  Photocopying
Full Time Staff  
Part Time Staff  1
Voluntary Staff  1
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