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Name of Library: St. Albans Diocesan Resource Library

Address: Holywell Lodge, 41 Holywell Hill, Sta Albans AL1 1HE

Town: St Albans

Telephone: 01727 818458

Fax: 01727 844469

E-mail: resources@stalbans.anglican.org

Website: http://www.stalbans.anglican.org/

Alternative names

Diocesan Education Centre (Resource) Library


Ron Upton

Job Title

Resource Manager

Purpose and main user community of the library

Clergy and lay people linked to parishes - education and services support; Schools - education

Terms of access

Walk in

Opening hours

M-F 0830-1630; late night opening occasionally - details on website

Disabled access

There are 2 new disabled parking bays in the car park at Holywell Lodge with a wheelchair ramp direct access to the centre.



3 week borrowing period (half a term for some RE items)



Periodicals - Back Issues


Current Periodicals



398 video; 124 CD, 20 slide sets, 719 posters, 157 music, 27 godly play sets, 13 faith artefact

sets, 12 nativity sets, 7 costume sets, 22 cross/crucifix sets, 2 finger puppet sets, 1 puppet

Volumes added per year



Children's resources - worship, holiday clubs, prayer, drama, children and communion.

Youth resources - Bible study, ideas, issues, support material for youth workers

Schools resources - main world faiths, worship, PSHE, citizenship

Special Collections


Research resource

Catalogue Type

URL of catalogue

Other facilities

Full Time Staff

Part Time Staff

Voluntary Staff

Future plans


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