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Theological and Religious Studies Collection Directory

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Name of Library: Manchester Central Library

Address: St Peter's Square, Manchester, M2 5PD

Town: Manchester

Telephone: 0161 234 1983/4


E-mail: socsci@libraries.manchester.gov.uk


Alternative names

Manchester Library and Information Service


David Tuxford

Job Title

Social Sciences Librarian

Purpose and main user community of the library

Public library open to all for reference purposes

Terms of access

Just walk in

Opening hours

M-Th 10.00-20.00; F-Sa 10.00-17.00

Disabled access


Reference material may be lent for use in other libraries

The library does not lend to non-members.



Periodicals - Back Issues

Current Periodicals


Volumes added per year


All apsects of theology and religious studies

Special Collections

No special collections in the field, although some relevant material may be found in our "tract"



No significant holdings in the field.

Research resource

Nothing specifically, but the collection on Judaism (now part of the social sciences library

stock) is of significance.

Catalogue Type

Computer; Card

URL of catalogue

Other facilities

Photocopying, copying from microfilm and microfiche, Word Processing, WWW

Full Time Staff

Part Time Staff

Voluntary Staff

Future plans

An impending restructuring may alter much of the information above.


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