library offers a rich source of information covering a wide variety
of subjects, e.g:
Justice and Co-operative working
protection and campaigning
and Animal Rights
the redevelopment of additional workshop space, the library facilities
are currently quite restricted, with many materials in storage. If you
are interested in helping with developing
the resource, please get in touch
you are involved in campaigning, project
work, finding out facts and figures or simply curious, we stock information
in many forms, from in-depth analysis to children's books and videos:
covering a wide variety of subjects are available to read in the Centre, and may often be bought for the cost of replacement.
we have an extensive collection of documentaries, feature-films,
cartoons etc. They are available for groups to borrow for their own
events or for personal interest.
we hold a large stock of information & campaign leaflets
- ideal for giving to people who want easily accessible information
to take away.
we receive a large number of publications. About 160
of them are listed here together with links
to their sites. Past issues are archived, going way back to the 1980s.
Cuttings To keep up to date with the world around
us we used to monitor the press and extract relevant items. We now provide internet access for this kind of research, through resources such as Indymedia and SchNEWS, and host presentations by visiting activists from overseas.
contributions are welcomed You may have books
which you could loan or donate to the Library. You could support your
favourite organisation or journal by funding a subscription
on our behalf. You could keep a spare disk handy by your dvd player
to record programs relevant to our work. For a wish-list
of resources that we would like to make available through the library
see Reading and
Research list from the Urban 75 Website.
the Centre compiles exhibition materials available for loan to
anyone with a suitable venue, and for display at green gathethings during
the summer season . We also assist people who wish to compile their own.
also be able to provide speakers on a wide range of topics for
schools, youth clubs etc. If our volunteers cannot cover the subject,
we can probably put you in touch with someone who can.
just information that's available at the centre though; we also provide
various other resources to help you put the
information to work.
Centre is very much a hand-on, 'do-it-yourself' facilty. All these facilities
are subject to the availability of volunteers, on whom we depend to keep
thing organised so get involved.