Belfast Central Library


 Library Contacts by Floor


Branch Manager\Contact:
Ground Floor - Central Lending: Mary Grieve / Allison Milligan
First Floor - Information Services: Stephen McFarlane
Second Floor - Heritage Services: Catherine Morrow
Second Floor - Music Library: Patricia Walker
Royal Avenue
t:028 9050 9150
f:028 9033 2819
Minicom:028 9050 9247
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 Text Relay Service


​We welcome calls via the text relay service.





 Opening Hours


Opening hours for Belfast Central Library
Monday:9:00am - 8:00pm
Tuesday:9:00am - 5:30pm
Wednesday:9:00am - 5:30pm
Thursday:9:00am - 8:00pm
Friday:9:00am - 5:30pm
Saturday:10:00am - 4:30pm
Sunday:Closed on Sunday


 Library Location


Belfast Central Library location map

 Library Services

Books Audio books Children's audio books
Large print books DVDs Music CDs
Internet Storytimes Class visits
Public Computers Disabled access Exhibition space
Fax service Photocopier Printer
Public telephone Scanner Information Service
Newspapers Wi-FI

 Library Events

Event TitleDetailsStart DateEnd DateTime
Stories at Belfast Central Library
First Saturday of the Month

Fun and Stories for children aged 4 – 8 years.

Mary Grieve and Allison Milligan
t: 028 9050 9150
07/01/2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Rhythm and Rhyme
Every Friday

Rhythm and Rhyme takes place every Friday morning in Central Lending. Suitable for children 0-4 years.

Everyone welcome.

Mary Grieve and Allison Milligan
t: 028 9050 9150
06/01/2017 11:00am - 11:30am
Classic Reading Group
​First Thursday of the Month

Come and enjoy our classic reading group

Mary Grieve and Allison Milligan
t: 028 9050 9150
05/01/2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Mindful Colouring for Adults
Enhance your well-being and calm the mind through relaxed meditative colouring. A gentle way to reduce stress using intricate colouring patterns and designs.

Come along to our FREE weekly sessions

Mary Grieve and Allison Milligan
t: 028 9050 9150
05/01/2017 11:00am - 12:30pm
Creative Writing
​Whether it is your first attempt or you are a seasoned writer you will be prompted by new ideas each week. Use this time out to take a well deserved break from your day; to escape and relax the mind. In collaboration with Beacon supporting mental wellbeing.
Group meets every Wednesday, all welcome.

Mary Grieve, Allison Milligan or Nikki Terlik
t: 028 9050 9150
04/01/2017 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Job Club with Extern
Need help finding employment?
Then come along to our FREE weekly Job Club.

Drop in any Wednesday between 1:30pm - 5:00pm for help and support in partnership with Extern Works

t: 0748 4519 068
04/01/2017 1:30pm - 5:00pm