St. Mary’s Information Resource Centre

Last updated 25th March 2009 
Name of library St. Mary’s Information Resource Centre 
Address St. Mary’s University, Waldegrave Road, Twickenham TW1 
Telephone 020 8240 4097 
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title Toby Clark,  Subject Librarian
Purpose & main user community of the library University library for students and academic staff 
Terms of access Just walk in. Must bring identification. Reference use is free at present but under review 
Opening hours Term: M-F 08.30-21.00; Sa 11.00-17.00. Vacation: 09.00-17.00.  
Disabled access All areas accessible by lifts 
Lending to other libraries & visitors UK Libraries Plus; SWELTEC (South West London Teacher Education Consortium); SCONUL Research Extra. 
Number of volumes  15,000
Periodicals – Back Issues  70
Current Periodicals  70
Other materials  Videos
Volumes added per year  200
Coverage General areas for undergraduate and taught postgraduate study of theology and religious studies are covered. Biblical commentaries, theology, catachetics, Roman Catholic liturgy, world religions, church history. There is an emphasis on Catholic related material and religious education. 
Special Collections  University Archives
Research resource The library collection is mainly directed to the support of undergraduates and postgraduates 
Catalogue Type  Computer
URL of catalogue
Other facilities  Visitors have access to the printed material and photocopying, but no IT access
Full Time Staff  11
Part Time Staff  6
Voluntary Staff  
Changes in next five years affecting the above  
Anything else about the library