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MARTIN LUTHER KING JR – Reflections to mark the anniversary of his assassination

On 4 April we will be marking the 50th anniversary of the death of ...

Resisting Violence Against Women: Art Exhibition & Lecture

Art Exhibition and Lecture From January 2018, ‘The Manchester ...

UPDATED: Lay Preachers Conference 2018 – All Are Welcome?

All Are Welcome? – Conference for Lay Preachers’ and ...

Events

25 Feb

Winter School 2019: Jesus & Mission in the Shadow of Empire

Led by Graham Adams and Team. Spend four days examining ideology, ...

23 May

Lay Preachers Conference 2019

Preaching for “Ordinary Time”: Inspiration and Resources for Worship ...

24 Jun

Summer School 2019: Refreshing Worship, Renewing Preaching

Led by Glen Marshall & Clare McBeath. Spend four days exploring ...

External Membership

External library memberships are available for anyone who is not enrolled on a module or programme of study at LKH.

If you want flexible access to a great collection of resources to help you with sermon preparation, ministry, study or research, or you simply want to keep up to date with current issues in the church or read for your own interest and spiritual development, then the library can help you!

We offer:

  • Long opening hours (7.30am – 10.25pm, seven days a week)
  • A quiet place to study
  • Flexible memberships to suit your circumstances and budget
  • Fully qualified and knowledgeable staff to provide assistance
    Computing suite with internet, printing and wifi
  • Access to an online catalogue
  • Access to electronic resources (ejournals and ebooks) to help with research and study
  • A postal loan service for members who live outside of the Manchester area (charges apply)
  • Guided reading programmes by arrangement

We offer borrowing and non-borrowing (reference) memberships. The borrowing membership allows you to take out up to six books at a time for a period of three weeks. Books can be renewed as many times as necessary as long as they are not reserved by another library member.

Our rates are as follows:

Borrowing membership

12 months: £40

6 months: £20

3 months: £10

Concessionary rate:

12 months: £25

6 months: £12.50

3 months: £7

Reference membership

12 months: £20

6 months: £10

3 months: £5

Concessionary rate:

12 months: £12

6 months: £6

3 months: £3

The concessionary rate applies if you are unwaged or in receipt of a state pension. Students from other colleges are required to pay the full rate

 

Click here to view and download our leaflet on external membership (pdf)

Click here to view and download a membership form (Word)

Email us with any further questions or to arrange a time to come to the library to join and pay. We accept payment by card, cash or cheque.