Working Class Movement Library

Last updated 25th March 2009 
Name of library Working Class Movement Library 
Address Jubilee House, 51 The Crescent, Salford M5 4WX 
Telephone  0161 736 3601
Fax  0161 737 4115
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title  Alain Kahan, Librarian
Purpose & main user community of the library To represent the lives of working people (mainly in the UK) 1790 – present 
Terms of access  By appointment (telephone)
Opening hours  Tu,Th,F 10.00-17.00; W 10.00-21.00;

Su 14.00-17.00 alternate weeks

Disabled access None. Ramp access to ground floor from rear entrance. Disabled access toilet. 
Lending to other libraries & visitors  No. Reference only.
Number of volumes  20,000
Periodicals – Back Issues  
Current Periodicals  60
Other materials  
Volumes added per year  
Coverage  Secularism, Christian socialism, Labour church, Jubilee Group, liberation theology, Quakers (conscientious objectors)
Special Collections  Library of the Jubilee Group
Research resource  Paine’s “Age of Reason” and its successors; Jubilee Group, Christian socialism
Catalogue Type  Computer; card
URL of catalogue
Other facilities  
Full Time Staff  yes
Part Time Staff  
Voluntary Staff  yes
Changes in next five years affecting the above  
Anything else about the library