London Buddhist Centre

Last updated 24th March 2009 
Name of library London Buddhist Centre
Address 51 Roman Road, Bethnal Green, London E2 0HU
Telephone 0845 458 4716
Fax 020 8980 1960
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title Maitreyaraja, Centre Manager
Purpose & main user community of the library Buddhist reference library for Buddhist community
Terms of access Just walk in
Opening hours M-F 10.00-17.00
Disabled access One small step
Lending to other libraries & visitors No. Reference only
Number of volumes 2-3,000
Periodicals – Back Issues 10-15
Current Periodicals 4-7
Other materials Videos, audio cassettes, CDs
Volumes added per year 10-20
Coverage Buddhism
Special Collections Buddhism 
Research resource
Catalogue Type Computer
URL of catalogue
Other facilities  
Full Time Staff  
Part Time Staff  
Voluntary Staff  yes
Changes in next five years affecting the above
Anything else about the library We have a small selection of books from different Buddhist traditions: Western, Hinayana, Mahayan, Vajrayana