Cambridge Centre for Christianity Worldwide Library

Last updated 26th May 2019
Name of library Cambridge Centre for Christianity Worldwide Library 
Address Westminster College, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0AA
Telephone 01223 330640
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Alternative names CCCW Centre, CCCW Library, (formerly Henry Martyn Library or Centre)
Contact & Job Title Mrs Ruth Maclean, Librarian
Purpose & main user community of the library Mission studies and Christianity worldwide books, periodicals, pamphlets, archives
Cambridge Theological Federation, Cambridge University, Anglia Ruskin University, public 
Terms of access For library need to register prior to borrowing. Librarian available Mon, Wed, Fri: 9-1 to help with registration. Require university card or two forms of id. Or just walk in to browse, fill in registration form & leave on librarian’s desk. For archives ring to make appointment. Fill in forms to request viewing/ making digital images of archives.
Opening hours Monday – Thursday 9am to 4pm (closed 1 to 1.30) ; Friday 9am – 1pm

Librarian in the library Wednesday – Friday 9am – 1pm

Disabled access None. Wheelchair access, ring bell for help with opening door
Lending to other libraries & visitors To other libraries – No. Only lends to registered borrowers. Non-University borrowers need to pay a yearly or termly fee to borrow books.
Number of volumes 9,000
Periodicals – Back Issues 113
Current Periodicals 35
Other materials Archival material, e.g. photos, letters, sound recordings
Volumes added per year  150
Coverage A World Christianity and Mission Studies library, specializing in
the non-western world.Focused on mission studies and worldwide Christianity. Covers religion worldwide, theological education, bible translation and hermeneutics, christian theology, experiential Christianity, social theology, missions, church history worldwide, Christian denominations, comparative religions, missionary biographies
Special Collections Details of special archive collections and papers on our website
Research resource Mission studies and Christianity worldwide 
Catalogue Type Computer
URL of catalogue
Other facilities Library catalogue online, printing / photocopying / scanning limited to 10 pages
Full Time Staff  
Part Time Staff  
Voluntary Staff  
Changes in next five years affecting the above  
Anything else about the library Associated library of the University of Cambridge – Associate member
of the Cambridge Theological Federation