Prinknash Abbey Library

Last updated 24th March 2009 
Name of library Prinknash Abbey Library 
Address Prinknash Abbey, Gloucester, GL4 8EX. 
Telephone 01452 812455 
Fax 01452 813305 
E-mail prinknash@waitrose.com 
Website http://www.prinknashabbey.org.uk 
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title  Aelred Baker, Librarian
Purpose & main user community of the library For the community of the monks of Prinknash 
Terms of access Permission must be sought from Rt. Rev. Fr. Abbot Prinknash Abbey 
Opening hours  M,W 09.30 – 16.30
Disabled access  Steps to outside door. But negotiable.
Lending to other libraries & visitors No. Not permitted. 
Number of volumes 20,000 plus 
Periodicals – Back Issues  
Current Periodicals  
Other materials  
Volumes added per year  
Coverage Modern Theology, Scripture Section, Patristic Section, Prayer & Spirituality 
Special Collections Corpus Christianorum (Latin & some Greek Fathers) 
Manuscripts  
Research resource Possibly for study of Latin Fathers in CC above. 
Catalogue Type Card 
URL of catalogue  
Other facilities  
Full Time Staff  
Part Time Staff  1
Voluntary Staff  
Changes in next five years affecting the above  
Anything else about the library