Community of the Resurrection, College of the Resurrection




Community & College of the Resurrection, Stocksbank Road, Mirfield, West Yorkshire, WF14 0BW


Community of the Resurrection Library: 01924 483312

Additional Telephone

College Library: 01924 481917

Contact & Job Title

Anisha Christison MSc MCLIP, Academic Librarian

Purpose & main user community of the library

Community of the Resurrection (Research Library); College of the Resurrection (supports undergraduate and postgraduate students studying Theology/Liturgy)

Terms of access

External visitors to either library must email the Librarian for access.

Disabled access

Community of Resurrection Library: No; College of Resurrection Library: Yes

Lending to other libraries & visitors

No lending to other libraries at present.

Number of volumes

80,000 (Community of the Resurrection); 20,000 (College of the Resurrection)

Current Periodicals

Community of The Resurrection: American Benedictine Review; Anglican Theological Review; Anaphora; Cistercian Studies; Collectaniae Cisterciensa; Ecclesia Orans; Ecumenical Society BVM; Ephemerides Liturguicae; Expository Times; Fairacres; Journal of Ecclesiastical History; Journal of Theological Studies; Modern Theology; One In Christ; Pastoral Way; Renaissance de Fleury; Sobornost; Studia Liturgica; Worship; College of The Resurrection: Theology; Art & Christianity


An academic library of 20,000+ volumes, with special emphasis on biblical, doctrinal, liturgical and pastoral studies.THE COMMUNITY’S LIBRARY THE COLLEGE LIBRARY; The collection holds 80,000 volumes with strengths in liturgy, biblical studies, church history, patristics and homiletics.

Special Collections

Many rare items in the Mirfield Collection, can be found at the University of York Library: Under review.

Catalogue Type

IS Oxford Heritage Cirqa 5.1

URL of catalogue
Part Time Staff

1 Librarian (18.5 hours per week)

Voluntary Staff


Anything else about the library

Both libraries are on the same site and are connected by the Community