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Name of Library: Angus Library

Address: Regent's Park College, Pusey Street, Oxford. OX1 2LB.

Town: Oxford

Telephone: 01865 288 120

Fax: 01865 288 121

E-mail: angus.library@regents.ox.ac.uk

Website:

http://www.rpc.ox.ac.uk


Alternative names

The Angus Library is one of Regent's Park College's three libraries.

Contact

Revd Emma Walsh

Job Title

College Librarian

Purpose and main user community of the library

Students and research scholars of Baptist history and missionary history.

Terms of access

By appointment only, with references.

Opening hours

M-F 09:30-16:30. Closed for Christmas and Easter and for August and other odd days.

Disabled access

Down a steep narrow staircase in the basement.

Lending

No.

None.

Volumes

?ca. 40,000

Periodicals - Back Issues

ca. 200

Current Periodicals

ca. 20

Other

Ca. 400 metres of mss., including Baptist Missionary Society Archives, 10,000 pamphlets,

25,000 photographs, 7,000 slides, 1,500 hymn books, 200 microfilms, a few videos, a map

chest of missionary maps.

Volumes added per year

50

Coverage

Baptist and nonconformist history and theology.

Special Collections

Baptist Missionary Society Archives (on deposit). Baptist Union of Great Britain minute books.

Minute books of a number of individual Baptist churches and organisations. Papers and

correspondence of prominent Baptists.

Manuscript

Baptist Missionary Society Archives (on deposit). Baptist Union of Great Britain minute books.

Minute books of a number of individual Baptist churches and organisations. Papers and

correspondence of prominent Baptists.

Research resource

Baptist history

Catalogue Type

Computer; card.

URL of catalogue

http://solo.ouls.ox.ac.uk

Other facilities

Photocopy requests.

Full Time Staff 1

Part Time Staff 1

Voluntary Staff 2

Future plans

Continuing cataloguing of 19th and 20th century printed items onto OLIS.

Other

The Angus library contributed to the following RSLP projects and further details can be seen

on the relevant websites:

19th Century Pamphlets.

Revelation.

Mundus.

Charting the European Heritage.

Mapping Asia.

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