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Name of Library: Hereford Diocesan Board of Education Resources Centre

Address: Bishop Mascall Centre, Lower Galdeford, Ludlow, Shropshire


Town: Ludlow

Telephone: 01584 873882

Fax: 01584 877945

E-mail: admin@bmcresources.org.uk

Website: http://www.bmcresources.org.uk

Alternative names


Ms Melody Wilson-Claridge

Job Title


Purpose and main user community of the library

Library for Christian education in schools, churches and the community

Terms of access

Walk-in, no charge for membership

Opening hours

M-F 0900-1700hrs; staffed M-F 0900-1300

Disabled access

Library on ground floor; ramps and toilets for the disabled



Open access, all welcome



Periodicals - Back Issues

Not stocked

Current Periodicals



Books, videos, slides, posters, schools, artefacts, boxes, CDs, training courses

Volumes added per year



NT, OT theology, church history, pastoralia, Christian education, spirituality, ethics, doctrine,

evangelism - most aspects of religion covered. Also children's books and multifaith material.

Special Collections


Research resource

General liturgy; ministerial training, lay and ordained

Catalogue Type

Computer, card and website

URL of catalogue


Other facilities

Photocopying, web access to database, e-mail, postage of material (with charge)

Full Time Staff

Part Time Staff Yes

Voluntary Staff

Future plans


The library is housed in the Bishop Mascall Centre which has residential and conference

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