Belfast Central Library


 Library Contacts by Floor


Branch Manager\Contact:
Ground Floor - Central Lending: Mary Grieve / Allison Milligan
First Floor - Information and Business: Gary Patterson
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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Big Summer Read 2018 Events




 Summer Opening Hours 25 June - 1 Sept


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


 Public Holidays


 Library Location



 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 - please contact your library about events during school holidays as some events are term time only.

Event TitleDetailsStart DateEnd DateTime
Stories at Belfast Central Library
Stories at Belfast Central Library will resume on Saturday 1 September 2018.

First Saturday of the Month

Fun and Stories for children aged 4 – 8 years.

Mary Grieve and Allison Milligan
t: 028 9050 9150
01/09/2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hidden Gems - An Exhibition
Hidden Gems is a display currently being exhibited on the ground floor of Belfast Central Library. It consists of selected items from the Belfast Information and Business Department Collection which includes historic periodicals, archive material and patents.

The collection has 700 periodical titles comprising of 25,000 volumes with the oldest dating from 1717. It also includes the British Intelligence Objectives Sub-Committee Reports from World War Two.

Gary Patterson
t: 028 9050 9150
01/07/201831/08/2018During library opening hours
Job Club
Need help finding employment?
Then come along to our FREE weekly Job Club with Extern Works
Every Thursday from 2:00pm - 4:00pm.
Job Club can help with CV preparation and interview techniques.

Mary Grieve and Allison Milligan
t: 028 9050 9150
10/05/2018 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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 every Thursday

Mary Grieve and Allison Milligan
t: 028 9050 9150
04/01/2018 11:00am - 12:30pm
Tea and Newspapers - The Monday Club
Every Monday

An opportunity to meet and chat to new people, read the papers, play a board game or enjoy a crossword while relaxing with complimentary tea/coffee and biscuits.

Drop in, no booking required

Mary Grieve / Allison Milligan
t: 028 9050 9150
06/11/2017 10:30am - 12:30pm
Classics Reading Group
​First Thursday of the Month

Come and enjoy our classic reading group

Mary Grieve and Allison Milligan
t: 028 9050 9150
07/09/2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm