Armagh County Museum’s Library

Last updated 13th January 2009 
Name of library Armagh County Museum’s Library 
Address Armagh County Museum, The Mall East, Armagh BT61 9BE 
Telephone 028 37 523070 
Fax 028 37 522631 
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title  Dr Greer Ramsey, Curator
Purpose & main user community of the library  Visitors to the museum. Mostly queries about County Armagh
Terms of access Appointment preferred. 
Opening hours M-F 10.00-17.00 
Disabled access Fully accessible, with height adjustable table for researchers 
Lending to other libraries & visitors Not usually / no 
Number of volumes  250
Periodicals – Back Issues  15
Current Periodicals 10 general, no Theology 
Other materials Miscellaneous manuscripts 
Volumes added per year  20 general, 2-3 “religious” in theme
Coverage Methodist history, Presbyterian history, St. Patrick and Armagh 
Special Collections Letters and writings of George (AE) Russell, philosopher and theosophist, 1867-1935 
Manuscripts Local history info/interest. The writings of T.G.F. Paterson, first curator of ACM. 
Research resource Not significant 
Catalogue Type Computer, Card 
URL of catalogue  
Other facilities Photocopying 
Full Time Staff 6
Part Time Staff
Voluntary Staff  
Changes in next five years affecting the above  
Anything else about the library Armagh County Museum has a reference library whose strength lies in its local history collection. There are a number of volumes, mss. and journals relating to local religious studies, though many would be available in other libraries.