Ushaw Library

Last updated 2nd October 2008 
Name of library  Ushaw Library
Address Ushaw College, Durham DH7 9RH 
Telephone  0191 373 8516
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title  Dr A. J. Macgregor
Purpose & main user community of the library  The community of Ushaw College
Terms of access  Strictly by appointment
Opening hours  By arrangement with the Librarian
Disabled access A long flight of stairs 
Lending to other libraries & visitors  No. All books and MSS are confined to the Library.
Number of volumes  55,000
Periodicals – Back Issues  50
Current Periodicals 6 (more are taken by the other college library) 
Other materials  36 complete Medieval MSS; 20 fragments of Medieval MSS.
Volumes added per year  
Coverage  Recusant literature
Special Collections  Part of Library of English College in Lisbon. Weldbank Parish Library. Library of Bishop Edward Dicconson.
Manuscripts  Archives of English College in Lisbon
Research resource  Recusant Literature. History. Liturgy.
Catalogue Type  Card
URL of catalogue  
Other facilities  Limited photocopying facilities
Full Time Staff  
Part Time Staff  yes
Voluntary Staff  
Changes in next five years affecting the above  
Anything else about the library