Library

Grow in faith!

The Library has a wealth of resources available to you. We collect books, audio CDs and DVDs to lend on the following:

  • Bible study
  • Christian ethics and social justice
  • Spirituality and prayer
  • How to work and volunteer in your parish
  • Liturgy and sacraments
  • Forming faithful families and communities
  • How to become a saints
  • Passing on our faith

Library Services

Membership

To join the library you will need to fill out an application form and show a piece of photo ID. There is no cost to join if you are a parishioner within the Diocese. If an item is lost or damaged while in your care we reserve the right to charge you for the cost of replacement.

Loans

Most of our resources are available for loan.

  • Books are normally checked out for 4 weeks
  • Videos and DVDs for 1 week

These loan periods are negotiable if you have special circumstances. Just call us!

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday
9:00am to 4:30pm
Closed - 12:00pm and 12:40pm
We are closed the 3rd Friday of every month.

Hours may differ in July & August

Recently Acquired Items

The power of silence : against the dictatorship of noise /

By Sarah, Robert,. . 249 pages ; , Translation of La force du silence : Contre la dictature du bruit (Paris, Librairie Artheme Fayard, 2016). 23 cm. 9781621641919 | 1621641910

Place Hold on The power of silence :

The clergy sex abuse crisis and the legal responses /

By O'Reilly, James T.,. Oxford ; | New York : Oxford University Press, 2014 . xviii, 453 p. ; 25 cm.. 0199937931 (hbk. : alk. paper) | 9780199937936 (hbk. : alk. paper) | 9780199937936 | 0199937931

Place Hold on The clergy sex abuse crisis and the legal responses /

Thomas Merton's paradise journey : writings on contemplation /

By Shannon, William Henry,. Tunbridge Wells, Kent : | Cincinnati, Ohio : Burns & Oates ; | St. Anthony Messenger Press, 2000 . 307 p. : , "This book is a substantial revision of Thomas Merton's dark path : the inner experience of a contemplative"--T.p. verso. 22 cm.. 086012309X (Burns & Oates) | 0867163488 (St. Anthony Messenger Press)

Place Hold on Thomas Merton's paradise journey :

70 sacrament starters for children : ... and those who teach them /

By Mathson, Patricia.. New London, CT : Twenty-Third Publications, 2008 . 100 p. ; 22 cm.. 9781585956456

Place Hold on 70 sacrament starters for children :

Contact Library

Carol Hollywood

Archivist

Office: 403-218-5502

Email: carol.hollywood@calgarydiocese.ca

Member of the Archives, Library, Tribunal Office.

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