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Name of Library: Newbold College

Address: Binfield, Bracknell, Berks. RG42 4AN

Town: Bracknell

Telephone: 01344 407444

Fax: 01344 407430

E-mail: library@newbold.ac.uk

Website: http://www.newbold.ac.uk/library/

Alternative names


Per Lisle

Job Title

Purpose and main user community of the library

Serves students and staff at the undergraduate, postgraduate and research degree levels

Terms of access

Walk in and register at the Issue Desk

Opening hours

Su. 16.00-22.00; M-Th. 08.30-22.00; F.08.30-13.00 Limited opening hours June - Sept.

Disabled access

The ground floor is accessible to wheelchair users. The theological collection is upstairs.


ILL both via BLDSC and otherwise

Annual external membership 30, max. loan of 5 books, 2 week period, renewable once.


70,000 (40,000 theology)

Periodicals - Back Issues

290 sets

Current Periodicals



687 microforms

Volumes added per year



OT, NT, inclduing biblical languages, church history, systematic theology, Seventh-Day

Adventist theology and history are the principal areas covered. Also collections in world

mission, Islamics, church growth, philosophy and ethics.

Special Collections

The E.G. White - Seventh-Day Adventist Research Centre Europe - housed in the library and

contains both mss and printed collections


Small mss collection not yet ready for use

Research resource

Seventh-Day Adventism

Catalogue Type

Online catalogue, computerised data retrieval, EBSCOhost: Academic Search Premier and ATLA databases, ProQuest Religion, Seventh-day Adventist Periodical Index

URL of catalogue

Other facilities

Photocopying, microform printing

Full Time Staff 3

Part Time Staff 6

Voluntary Staff

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