Gillis Centre

Last updated 23rd February 2009 
Name of library Gillis Centre 
Address 100 Strathearn Road, Edinburgh EH9 1BB 
Telephone 0131 623 8939 
Fax 0131 623 8899 
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title Dr. Margaret Addly
Purpose & main user community of the library Theological collection for Pastoral Centre of Roman Catholic Church 
Terms of access Walk in 
Opening hours Tu, Th 14.00-16.00 
Disabled access None 
Lending to other libraries & visitors Via the BLDSC. Loans on request. 
Number of volumes 20,000 
Periodicals – Back Issues 130 
Current Periodicals 15 
Other materials  
Volumes added per year 200 
Coverage General theology with emphasis on RC tradition; also philosophy, church history, liturgy, spirituality 
Special Collections Bishop Gillis Collection (on loan to National Library of Scotland) 
Research resource RC theology from 1960 onwards 
Catalogue Type Card 
URL of catalogue  
Other facilities  
Full Time Staff 10 
Part Time Staff 10 
Voluntary Staff  
Changes in next five years affecting the above Computerisation of catalogue will begin after Easter 2009 
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