The Resource Centre

ADVANCE NOTICE: Resource Centre Lent & Easter Resources Week - Monday 30th Jan - Friday 3rd Feb

  • Mon: 1-5pm
  • Tues, Wed, Thurs: 9.30am - 5pm
  • Fri: 9.30am - 1pm

Come and get ideas for your Easter and Lent services and activities

The Guildford Diocesan Library consists of two collections housed on the Cathedral Site.
The Resource Centre based in the Education Centre and The Theological Library based in the Cathedral.

Online Catalogue

All ​items from both collections are listed in the online catalogue. Please check the location field to identify where the item is housed.

Welcome to the Resource Centre

mat_alphanumWe are here to help:

Churches resource their ministry and worship with children, young people and adults;
Schools to enhance their teaching of RE at primary level
and with collective worship ideas.


The Resource Centre is situated on the ground floor of the Education Centre - the first building on the left as you approach the cathedral. There is plenty of free parking in the adjoining car park and the Centre is accessible by wheelchair users.

Opening Times:

We are open 9.30 - 5.00 Monday - Friday

Resources available to borrow and hire:

We have a large selection of books, DVDs, CDs, posters, artefacts from major world faiths, Godly Play materials, and a wide variety of non-book resources for prayer and play.

We also have available a labyrinth marked out on white cotton cloth (4.9 x 7.1 metres), crosses from around the world, flags, puppets and parachutes.

Membership is open to all and free. Simply call in and complete a membership form.

Resource Centre Staff:

Resource Centre phone: 01483 484913
AlisonHendy Alison Hendy

Children & Families Ministry Adviser & Resource Centre Manager

01483 484910

Stef1 Steff Shepherd

Assistant Children & families Ministry Adviser & Resource Centre Assistant

01483 484914