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Theological and Religious Studies Collection Directory

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Name of Library: Carlisle Diocesan Resource Centre

Address: West Walls, Carlisle CA3 8UE

Town: Carlisle

Telephone: 01228 538086

Fax: 01228 598220

E-mail: resources@carlislediocese.org.uk

Website: http://www.carlislediocese.org.uk/youngpeople/resourcecentre

Alternative names

Diocesan Resource Centre


Mr Stephen Mott

Job Title
  Resource Centre Officer

Purpose and main user community of the library

Teachers, clergy, lay readers, children and youth leaders, churches

Terms of access

Free to anyone who asks to join

Opening hours

Mon-Wed 10.00-16.45, Thurs 10.00-19.00, Fri 10.00-15.45

First Sat of month in school term 10.00-12.30

Disabled access

Disabled access via ramp but no lift to first floor.


No. All borrowers must register


9, 000+

Periodicals - Back Issues

Current Periodicals


  video/dvd, CD-ROM, cassettes/cd, posters

Volumes added per year


RE, Christianity, Theological Training, Reference, Ministerial Training

Special Collections
  Prescott Reference Library


Research resource

The resource centre holds a number of books on Christian and religious education

Catalogue Type

Computer and Card

URL of catalogue

Other facilities


Full Time Staff  

Part Time Staff 2

Voluntary Staff 12

Future plans

Continuiung move towards online/e-mail and telephone service and posting of resources to borrowers.


Limited car parking available

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