We offer outstanding resources to research students and visiting scholars.
The Centre has its own research library of historic books and pamphlets on world Christianity.
It also has a unique and extensive archive of special collections in the history of world Christianity and the missionary movement.
We have our own reading room as well.
Visitors on sabbatical or study leave are welcome.
The collections include:
There are also extensive runs of nineteenth- and twentieth-century mission periodicals.
Our holdings include:
All books and pamphlets in the Centre's collection are catalogued by the University Library's catalogue.
The Centre's archives are not yet catalogued, and scholars or visiting students wishing to access the special collections are requested to make an appointment in advance with the Director.
Information on the archive collection is available on both the Mundus project website and on the Archives Hub.
New College Library is one of the premier theological collections in Britain, comprising some 250,000 volumes.
The National Library of Scotland, a library of record for the United Kingdom, is a five-minute walk from New College.
This article was published on Mar 7, 2011