Buckfast Abbey Library

Last updated 12th January 2009 
Name of library  Buckfast Abbey Library
Address  Buckfast Abbey, Buckfastleigh TQ11 0EE
Telephone  01364 645562
Fax  01364 643891
E-mail  gregory@buckfast.org.uk
Website  http://www.buckfast.org/homepage.htm
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title  Dom Gregory Miller, O.S.B., Librarian
Purpose & main user community of the library  Essentially house library with limited access to visitors
Terms of access  By appointment
Opening hours  By agreement
Disabled access  No disabled provision
Lending to other libraries & visitors  No. Normally books may only be consulted in situ
Number of volumes  13,700
Periodicals – Back Issues  16
Current Periodicals  25
Other materials  
Volumes added per year  200 – 300
Coverage  RC theology, church history, scripture, hagiography, monastic history and spirituality, patristics
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Catalogue Type  Book updated annually from computer record
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Other facilities  
Full Time Staff  
Part Time Staff  1
Voluntary Staff  
Changes in next five years affecting the above  
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