Library FAQs


Any requests to see the Congregational Library’s collections should be addressed to Dr Williams’s Library.


Only members of Dr Williams’s Library may borrow books from the Congregational Library. In order to prevent loss or damage to library materials, certain items can only be viewed by attending the Library.


Yes, see the Collections pages for how to access catalogues.


No, but there may be photocopy charges to reproduce non-copyright material.


The Library would be pleased to accept both older and contemporary original manuscript materials including diaries and sermons. In the first instance please contact the Librarian to discuss this. At present while Dr Williams’s Library is closed for refurbishment it is difficult for the Library to accept new material, but exceptions may be made for items of particular interest or value.