Irish and Local Studies Library, Armagh

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This larg
e Heritage collection is located in the former Armagh Infirmary in Abbey Street. It covers all aspects of Irish life and learning with particular emphasis on County Armagh.  It includes books, journals, directories, newspapers, maps and photographs.

There is a very fine postcard collection, which includes a series of political postcards relating to the Anti Home Rule campaign.

Over 600 pamphlets are also held in the collection in Armagh, many of which are extremely rare, and which date back to the 17th century. They cover a wide range of subjects including economics, politics and religion. ​