West of England Ministerial Training Course

Last updated 24th March 2009 
Name of library West of England Ministerial Training Course 
Address  7c College Green, Gloucester, GL1 2LX
Telephone  01452 300494
Fax  
E-mail  clutterbuck@connect-2.co.uk
Website  
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title  Amanda Boxford, Community Librarian. Enquiries may also be directed to the local history department of the library.
Purpose & main user community of the library  A teaching library for those training for ordained or lay ministries in the churches.
Terms of access  By appointment.
Opening hours M, Tu 09:00-18:00; W-F 09:30-19:00; Sa 09:00-16:00. 
Disabled access  One step on path to centre. High shelves.
Lending to other libraries & visitors  No. At discretion of staff.
Number of volumes  4,500
Periodicals – Back Issues  6
Current Periodicals  6
Other materials  A few videos.
Volumes added per year  200
Coverage  Biblical studies, Doctrine, Modern theology, Spirituality, Pastoral care, Ethics, Church and society, Church history.
Special Collections  
Manuscripts  
Research resource  Significant in its region, where there are few centres of higher education.
Catalogue Type  Card; computer in preparation.
URL of catalogue  
Other facilities  Photocopying.
Full Time Staff  
Part Time Staff  1
Voluntary Staff  
Changes in next five years affecting the above  Computerisation of records; expansion of collection.
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