Carlisle Diocesan Resource Centre

Last updated  13th January 2009
Name of library Carlisle Diocesan Resource Centre
Address  West Walls, Carlisle CA3 8UE
Telephone  01228 538086
Fax  01228 598220
E-mail  resources@carlislediocese.org.uk
Website  http://www.carlislediocese.org.uk/youngpeople/resourcecentre
Alternative names  Diocesan Resource Centre
Contact & Job Title  Mr Stephen Mott, Resource Centre Officer
Purpose & main user community of the library  Teachers, clergy, lay readers, children and youth leaders, churches
Terms of access  Free to anyone who asks to join
Opening hours  Mon-Wed 10.00-16.45, Thurs 10.00-19.00, Fri 10.00-15.45. First Sat of month in school term 10.00-12.30
Disabled access  Disabled access via ramp but no lift to first floor.
Lending to other libraries & visitors  No. All borrowers must register
Number of volumes  9,000+
Periodicals – Back Issues  12
Current Periodicals  9
Other materials  video/dvd, CD-ROM, cassettes/cd, posters
Volumes added per year  200
Coverage  RE, Christianity, Theological Training, Reference, Ministerial Training
Special Collections  Prescott Reference Library
Manuscripts  
Research resource  The resource centre holds a number of books on Christian and religious education
Catalogue Type  Computer and Card
URL of catalogue  http://www.carlislediocese.org.uk/youngpeople/resourcecentre
Other facilities  Photocopying
Full Time Staff  
Part Time Staff  2
Voluntary Staff  12
Changes in next five years affecting the above  Continuiung move towards online/e-mail and telephone service and posting of resources to borrowers.
Anything else about the library  Limited car parking available