Carlisle Cathedral Library

Last updated 23rd March 2005
Name of library  Carlisle Cathedral Library
Address  7 The Abbey, Carlisle, CA3 8TZ
Telephone  01228 548151
Fax  01228 547049
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title  Canon Dr. David Weston, Canon Librarian
Purpose & main user community of the library  Resource for Cathedral Diocese and researchers of theology and history
Terms of access  By appointment
Opening hours  By arrangement
Disabled access  There are unavoidable steps to the library, but material can be made accessibly available
Lending to other libraries & visitors  No
Number of volumes  8,000 +
Periodicals – Back Issues  
Current Periodicals  
Other materials  Small archive, some plans and photographs relating to the cathedral
Volumes added per year  10
Coverage  Patristics
Special Collections  
Manuscripts  At Carlisle Record Office
Research resource  Carlisle Cathedral, Carlisle Diocese, Cumberland and Westmorland 17th century theology in England
Catalogue Type  Card
URL of catalogue  
Other facilities  The librarian is pleased to help all serious enquirie. Books can be studied. Photocopies can be made.
Full Time Staff  
Part Time Staff  
Voluntary Staff  1
Changes in next five years affecting the above  Canon Librarian will retire and be replaced 2005-6
Anything else about the library