Armagh Public Library

Last updated 20th April 2009
Name of library  Armagh Public Library
Address  43 Abbey Street, Armagh BT61 7DY
Telephone  028 37 523142
Fax  028 37 524177
E-mail  admin@armaghpubliclibrary.co.uk
Website  http://www.armaghrobinsonlibrary.org
Alternative names  Robinson Library
Contact & Job Title  Carol Conlin, Assistant Keeper
Purpose & main user community of the library  Research at academic and general levels
Terms of access  Preferably by appointment
Opening hours  M-F10.00-13.00; 14.00-16.00
Disabled access  Chairlift to first floor; no disabled toilets
Lending to other libraries & visitors  No. Known personally to, and on recommendation of the keeper.
Number of volumes  620
Periodicals – Back Issues  
Current Periodicals  
Other materials  
Volumes added per year  n/a
Coverage  Theology/religious studies of 18th century; Church of Ireland
Special Collections  Robinson; Reeves; Lodge
Manuscripts Not relevant to theological/religious studies
Research resource  Resources of a cleric in 18th century; Church of Ireland
Catalogue Type  Computer
URL of catalogue  http://www.armaghrobinsonlibrary.org
Other facilities  Photocopying
Full Time Staff  1
Part Time Staff  2
Voluntary Staff  6
Changes in next five years affecting the above  Funding search to microfilm some of the collections
Anything else about the library  As with other old libraries, our collections are located purely by size. We cannot direct people to themed areas, nor have we catalogued them in such a manner. It is a jewel of a place and worth a visit!