Heritage Library

Last updated 5th November 2008 
Name of library Heritage Library 
Address The Heritage Library consists of a room in Bedford Central Library, Harpur Street, Bedford MK41 8BX 
Telephone 01234 342276 
Fax 01234 228854 
E-mail http://www.bedfordshire.gov.uk Click on Libraries and then Contact Us 
Website http://www.bedfordshire.gov.uk Click on Libraries 
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title Mr Barry Stephenson, Local Studies Librarian 
Purpose & main user community of the library  
Terms of access By appointment with the Team Librarian, Local Studies 
Opening hours Tuesdays 9.00 – 5.30. Closed 1-2 pm 
Disabled access The Heritage Library has full disabled access and disabled toilet. 
Lending to other libraries & visitors No – reference collection only 
Number of volumes 5,000 
Periodicals – Back Issues
Current Periodicals  
Other materials  
Volumes added per year One or two  
Coverage  
Special Collections Frank Mott Harrison and George Offor Collections. 
Manuscripts  
Research resource Life and works of John Bunyan 
Catalogue Type Card 
URL of catalogue  
Other facilities  
Full Time Staff  yes
Part Time Staff  yes
Voluntary Staff  
Changes in next five years affecting the above  
Anything else about the library Note that this is not a theological collection as such, but has collections on the life and works of John Bunyan