Bishop Wickham Library

Last updated 10th September 2009 
Name of library Bishop Wickham Library 
Address  The Cathedral, Manchester, M3 1SX
Telephone  0161 833 2220
Fax  0161 839 6218
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title  John Atherton, Canon Theologian
Purpose & main user community of the library  Church, university students
Terms of access  Appointment / walk in
Opening hours  M-F 09.30-16.00
Disabled access  None
Lending to other libraries & visitors No. None 
Number of volumes  2,000
Periodicals – Back Issues  3
Current Periodicals  2
Other materials  
Volumes added per year  30-40
Coverage  Theology and society, Christian social ethics
Special Collections  
Manuscripts  Ancient Archives, Heritage Lottery Fund grant for catalogue
Research resource  Modernisation processes
Catalogue Type  Computer; card
URL of catalogue  See Heritage Lottery Fund grant
Other facilities  
Full Time Staff  
Part Time Staff  
Voluntary Staff  yes
Changes in next five years affecting the above  Major development – ancient deposit to be catalogued and put on Chetham’s Library website etc. – up to end of 2005.
Anything else about the library