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Resource Centre

DIOCESAN RELIGIOUS EDUCATION RESOURCE CENTRE

 

ResourceAThe Resource Centre is located on the ground floor of the Ballarat Diocesan Offices, and provides a centralised resource service for the total faith formation of the Ballarat Diocese.

The Centre provides access to a large collection of books, periodicals, videos, DVDs and CDs, which are all available for borrowing.

The collection has grown considerably over the past thirty years and now boasts a purpose-built permanent home.


WHO MAY BORROW?

 

ResourceBResources have been selected to support teachers, catechists, pastoral workers, priests, religious, tertiary students and the wider Catholic community in areas such as:

“Awakenings” (Ballarat Diocesan R.E. Guidelines), Bible studies, moral choices, spirituality, comparative religions, prayer, Church and religious history; and issues such as environment, refugees, stolen generation and reconciliation.


WHEN IS THE RESOURCE CENTRE OPEN?

Monday - Thursday from 9.00am - 5.00pm and Friday from 9.00am - 3.00pm.

The Resource Centre is open weekdays but staffed on a part-time basis.  Messages can be left ph. 03 5337 7149 or in writing at the desk.


HOW LONG MAY I BORROW AN ITEM?

Resources may be borrowed for 4 weeks.


HOW DO THE RESOURCES REACH ME?

Resources may be collected from the Resource Centre Monday to Friday or if you live out of town we will post the requested material to you.


HOW DO I RETURN THE RESOURCES?

  • Drop items in at 5 Lyons Street South, Ballarat; or
  • Deliver to Catholic Schools across the Diocese for appropriate staff to return items to the Resource Centre; or
  • Post items to the Diocesan Resource Centre, PO Box 576, Ballarat 3353.

Please be considerate of other borrowers and return your resources by the due date.

Loans may be renewed if item has not been requested by another borrower.


CATALOGUE

Our Catalogue is ONLINE so anyone with access to the Internet can search the Collection at http://library.ceoballarat.catholic.edu.au/oliver/home/browse/list or click HERE. 
OR

CALL IN and browse the shelves…..


CONTACT

Kate Lawry - Resource Officer
via post, phone, fax or e-mail.
5 Lyons Street South (PO Box 576), Ballarat 3353

Ph: (03) 5337 7149
Fax: 03 5333 5048
Email: Kate Lawry or Beck Walker on a Tuesday.
Website: Diocesan Resource Centre

Stewardship

Pastoral

Welfare

Education

We are the Catholic Church in the Ballarat Diocese
we gather in the name of Jesus from the Murray to the sea
in interwoven faith communities. Spirit filled
we celebrate and share our journey
reaching out to nurture all God's people.

Diocesan Vision Statement 2005

All Enquiries

PO Box 576
Ballarat, Victoria 3353

Phone +61 3 5337 7111

Where to find us

Catholic Diocese of Ballarat
5 Lyons Street South
Ballarat, Victoria 3353